The elements of Eastern Police District Mobile Force Battalion Intelligence Operatives led by PLT ELISEO A SANTANA under the supervision of PLTCOL HERMOGENES D CABE, Officer-In-Charge, DMFB arrested a former Bank Branch Manager by Virtue of Warrant of Arrest issued by Hon. Rowena De Juan-Quinagoran of RTC Br. 166, Pasig City issued on November 15, 2016 for the Crime of Qualified Theft with “No Bail” indicated on it.

The arrested person was identified as one (1) ANDREW PANO y SILVA alias “Drew”, 45 years old, married, Filipino, male, jobless and a resident of Block 1, Lot 19, Golden Mile Subdivision, Brgy. San Isidro, Cainta, Rizal and was arrested inside his above cited new residence at about 4:03 PM of April 11, 2019.

Investigation revealed that the said  suspect was a graduate of Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Major in Management. He worked in a Bank in San Joaquin, Pasig City for eighteen (18) years where he reached the position of Branch Manager before he committed the crime during the mid of 2012 until early 2013. He allegedly victimized and took from a certain LOURDES TAKABAYASHI, a Japanese National regular bank client, the invested amount of Two Million One Hundred Thousand Pesos (Php 2,100,000.00) intended as an insurance placement at the Bank.

Upon the arrest, the suspect was informed of his Constitutional Rights and brought to Intel Office of DMFB for proper documentation before he was subsequently brought and turned-over to Pasig City Police Station for disposition prior to the return of the said warrant.

PLTCOL CABE ensures that DMFB Intel Operatives will pursue the conduct of Intelligence Based Police Operations and information gathering in consonance to the EPD’s Anti-criminality and anti-drug activities, as he always inculcate to his men the essence of “Excellence, Professionalism and Discipline” and to observe and respect human rights at all times by strictly adhering to the PNP Police Operational Procedures (POP). The arrest made is in line with the directives of District Director, EPD, PBGEN CHRISTOPHER E TAMBUNGAN on the PNP’s relentless aggressive campaign against criminality and to hunt most wanted person in the Metro East and put them behind bars in support to the plans and programs of PGEN OSCAR D ALBAYALDE, Chief, PNP and PMGEN GUILLERMO LORENZO T ELEAZAR, Regional Director, NCRPO.#####