BAGUIO CITY – A 53-year old woman was arrested by combined police operatives and intelligence agents based on several warrants for illegal recruitment and large-scale illegal recruitment.
Police authorities identified the arrested individual as Editha Patao Ferrer, 53, married, native of Ora West, Bantay, Ilocos Sur.
She was arrested by virtue of two warrants of arrest issued by Judge Tita S. Obinario of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 45 in Urdaneta City, Pangasinan for illegal recruitment with a recommended bail of P24,000 each for her temporary liberty and another warrant of arrest issued by Judge Rusty M. Naya of the RTC Branch 56 in San Carlos City, Pangasinan for large-scale illegal recruitment with no bail recommended for her temporary liberty.
The arrested individual was brought to the Pangasinan Provincial Police Office for documentation prior to her being turned over to the issuing court for the proper disposal of the case filed against her.
By Dexter A. See