KIANGAN, Ifugao – The region’s No. 8 top most wanted person facing rape charges was arrested by combined police operatives and intelligence agents based on a warrant in his residence at Toplac, here, Wednesday.
Ifugao police officials identified the arrested wanted individual as Fernando Lay-a Nakigo, Sr., 56, married, farmer, and resident of Sitio Mungkilong, Tuplac, Kiangan, Ifugao.
He was arrested by virtue of a warrant of arrest issued by Judge Romeo U. Habiling of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 14 in Lagawe for rape with no bail recommended for his temporary liberty.
He was listed as the No. 8 top most wanted person in the regional level by the police authorities because of the gravity of the crime he committed.
The arrested wanted individual was brought to the Kiangan 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