THE CIDG Regional Office in Eastern Visayas is completing the booking procedure on 19 PNP personnel led by Supt Marvin Marcos who were ordered arrested by a Leyte Court for the Murder of Albuerra Mayor Rolando Espinosa Sr.
On March 16, 2017, Hon. Carlos O Arguelles, Presiding Judge of RTC Branch 14 of Baybay City, Leyte issued Warrants of Arrest for the crime of Murder docketed as Criminal Case No. B-17-03-50 and B-17-03-51 against PSupt Marvin Wynn Marcos, PSupt Santi Noel G. Matira, PCInsp Leo D. Laraga, SPO4 Melvin M. Cayobit, PO3 Johnny A. Ibañez, PCInsp Calixto C. Canillas Jr., SPO4 Juanito A. Duarte, PO1 Lloyd O. Ortigueza, PSInsp Fritz B. Blanco, PO1 Bhernard R. Orpilla, PSInsp Deogacias P. Diaz III, SPO2 Benjamin L. Dacallos, PO3 Norman T. Abellanosa, PO1 Jerlan S. Cabiyaan, PInsp Lucrecito A. Candilosas, SPO2 Antonio R. Docil, SPO1 Mark Christian Cadilo, PO2 Jhon Ruel Doculan, and PO2 Jaime P. Bacsal.
According to Chief Superintendent Elmer Beltejar, Police Regional Office 8 Regional Director, the respondents are now undergoing booking procedure at the CIDG Regional Unit after they voluntarily submitted themselves for accounting and investigation.
Upon completion of the booking procedure, which includes fingerprinting, documentation, mug shot and medical examination, the Warrants of Arrest will be returned to the RTC Branch 14, and a corresponding commitment order is expected to be issued by the Court for the custody of the respondents. (PNP-PIO)