MANKAYAN, Benguet – A 47-year old small-scale miner fell in the hands of combined police operatives and intelligence agents based on a warrant for homicide at Tubo, Sapid here Wednesday.
Senior Superintendent Florante Camuyot, officer-in-charge of the Benguet Provincial Police Office, identified the wanted individual as Dalton Dompilis Macwes, 47, married, small-scale miner and a native of Guinaoang, Mankayan, Benguet.
He was arrested by virtue of a warrant of arrest issued by the late Judge Agapito Laoagan, Jr., of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 64 in Buguias with a recommended fixed bail of P200,000 for his temporary liberty.
He was subsequently brought to the Mankayan Municipal Police Station for documentation prior to his turnover to the issuing court for the proper disposition of the case filed against him.
By Dexter A. See