4 women hold up jeepney riders

July 07, 2019

POLICE arrested one of four women who staged a robbery  holdup inside a passenger jeep Friday evening in Caloocan city.

Faye Delos Santos, 24, of 538 San Diego St. Bgy. 542 Sampaloc, Manila was positively identified by Jefferson Perez, 31, waiter, and Julie Ann Garcia, 31, both of Bgy. San Agustin, Malabon City as one of the four women who robbed them of cash and gadgets inside a passenger jeep.

Police chief P/Col. Noel Flores said the suspects, posing as passengers, boarded the vehicle in front of a supermarket along Samson Road in Monumento Circle at around 9:30 p.m. knife point declared the heist.

After divesting, cellular phone worth P7,000 and wallet containing P15,,000 cash from  Perez  and a mobile phone worth P18,000  from Garcia, the four alighted along Samson Road, prompting the victim to seek police assistance.

Elements of Caloocan police immediately responded until they chanced upon Delos Santos and recovered from her the mobile phones while the stolen money was allegedly divided by her cohorts among themselves.