LAGAYAN, Abra – The province’s No. 3 top most wanted person facing murder charges was arrested by combined police operatives and intelligence agents based on a warrant in his alleged hideout at Dumayco, Ba-I, here, Thursday.
Abra police officials identified the arrested wanted person as Lupito Balao-as Balaoro, 56, married, farmer, resident of Dumayco, Ba-I, Lagayan, Abra.
He was arrested by virtue of a warrant of arrest issued by Judge Corpuz Alzate of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 2 in Bangued for murder with no bail recommended for his temporary liberty.
The arrested wanted person was brought to the Lagayan 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