ALFONSO LISTA, Ifugao February 05 – A 47-year old farmer was arrested by combined police operatives and intelligence agents based on a warrant for alleged rape in relation to the provisions of Republic Act (RA) 7610 or the Anti-Child Abuse Act at Little Tadian, here, Friday.
Police authorities identified the arrested individual as Lorenzo Jacinto Acosta, 47, single, farmer and resident of Malalinta, San Manuel, Isabela.
He was arrested by virtue of a warrant of arrest issued by Judge Rufus G. Malecda, Jr. of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 15 in Alfonso Lista for rape in relation to the provisions of RA 7610 with no bail recommended for his temporary liberty.
The arrested individual was brought to the Alfonso Lista Municipal Police Station for documentation prior to his turnover to the issuing court for the proper disposal of the case filed against him.
By Dexter A. See