POLICE REGIONAL OFFICE 12– Modus of two robbers failed when PMSg Noel Fortez, victim suddenly arrived at his house located at Purok Cadena De Amor, Poblacion, President Quirino, Sultan Kudarat during the heist.
PMSg Fortez have just arrived in his house when he saw his door opened. Upon entering, he found one unidentified person armed with caliber 45 pistol. He attempted to ask the suspect why he was inside but suddenly, the suspect run away towards the back portion of his house. PMSg Fortez called for back-up Immediately thereafter.
Personnel of Pres. Quirino MPS Led by PCMS Edgar Galande then responded to the call to conduct chokepoint and act as a blocking team for the possible exit points of the robbers. Likewise, PMSg Fortez chased after suspected robbers when one of them fired his firearm prompting PMSg Fortez to return fire.
After the exchange of fires, suspect Taras Duma Abdul, 35 years old, married, unemployed and a resident of Purok Limsi, Buluan, Maguindanao got hit and died on the spot. His companion Aries Mamolandi, 20 years old, married, driver and a resident of Brgy. Digal, Buluan, Maguindanao was also arrested and their get-away motorcycle, BAJAJ, color black, bearing plate number MC 16928 with sidecar was seized.
After the incident, Investigator on Case (IOC) immediately cordoned the crime scene and requested Scene of the Crime Operatives (SOCO) for crime scene processing.
SKPPO-SOCO team then immediately arrived at the area to conduct proper processing of the crime scene. Recovered from the scene of the crime where one unit of caliber .45, chambered loaded with steel magazine loaded with three ammunition for caliber .45, five fired cartridge shell for caliber 9mm, two slug of 9mm., one Tooter, three small heat-sealed of transparent cellophane containing alleged methamphetamine hydrochloride and three medium heat-sealed of transparent cellophane containing alleged methamphetamine hydrochloride known as “Shabu”.
Cadaver of the suspect was claimed by his cousin Kamadali Solaiman. Mr. Solaiman refused to subject his cousin for Autopsy in respect to their Muslim Tradition.
Recovered from Aries Mamolandi, were one Hand Grenade, two medium heat-sealed transparent cellophane containing alleged methamphetamine hydrochloride known as “Shabu”, and one Pouch color maroon and one piece 20-peso bill.
Investigation disclosed that the TWO suspects are notorious hold-up robbery suspects victimizing populace of President Quirino Municipality, Tacurong City, Isulan Municipality and Buluan, Maguindanao. Arrested person was appraised of his constitutional rights and now placed under the custody of Pres. Quirino MPS for proper disposition. Firearm recovered from the custody of Taras Duma Abdul will undergo ballistic examination and Cross Matching Examination for possible involvement in any shooting incidents that happened in President Quirino, meanwhile, the recovered sachets, heat-sealed transparent cellophane containing alleged “SHABU” were brought by SKPPO-SOCO for proper disposition.