THE primary suspect in the brutal killing of an assistant supervisor of Llanas Supermarket in Alabang whose half naked body was found in a storage room in Muntinlupa City was arrested by police in a follow-up operation Sunday morning in Laguna.
Alexander Dimaunahan, Jr., 23, stay-in helper of Buko Island located at No. 059-H Nofuente Compound, Purok 2, Bgy. Cupang, was arrested in the house of his relatives in Liliw, Laguna, by elements of Muntinlupa Police Community Precinct (PCP) 4 led by Capt. John Glen Siguan.
Southern Police District Director Brig. Gen. Eliseo Cruz said the suspect was arrested after his father, Alexander Sr. expressed his intention to cooperate with authorities and even accompanied the police officers in arresting the suspect.
The bloodied body of 22-year-old Sheva Adare Mae Prementil was discovered by her board mate Maricor Mendoza, 27, stuffed in sack in a storage room of Buko Island in Bgy. Cupang on Saturday.
Police learned the suspect was obsessed with the victim and courted her but he was allegedly rejected since she was already engaged to get married.
Muntinlupa Police chief Col. Gerardo Umayao said the suspect had several criminal cases in Liliw, Laguna, including illegal drugs and frustrated homicide and was tagged as No. 5 in the list of Most Wanted Person in the province.