Mabini rape suspect falls in Mindoro

November 12, 2018

MABINI, Batangas -- A 40-year-old man charged with rape was nabbed by joint police forces in Bgy. Nag-Iba, Naujan, Orriental Mindoro, the other day.

Mabini Municipal Police Station commander Chief Insp. Allan P. Nidua identified the suspect as Charlie Gonzales dela Trinidad, married, jobless.

Nidua said joint Intelligence operatives of the Mabini and Naujan police stations conducted an operation at 3 p.m. and arrested the suspect by virtue of a warrant for rape and sexual assault under Criminal Case No. 20395 issued by Judge Albert A. Calalo of the Regional Trial Court Branch 4, of Pallocan West, Batangas City dated July 26, 2016 with a recommended bail of P200,000.

PO2 Leody Mercado Panganiban said police files showed that on June 20, 2015 at 11 p.m. in Bgy. Majuben, the suspect invited the victim to go to the seashore where he sexually assaulted the latter.