HomeTopNews Philippines

Cops arrest 2 more suspects in Manila truck robbery

Cops arrest 2 more suspects in Manila truck robbery

Mugshots of the suspects involved in the truck robbery incident in Tondo, Manila, in which its video became viral on social media. Source: Manila Public Information Office

MANILA, Philippines — Two more suspects behind the truck robbery incident that went viral on social media were arrested in Tondo, Manila on Thursday.

In a statement, the Manila Public Information Office said members of the Manila Police District (MPD) apprehended Jimwell Jimenez, 20, and Jack Dumapi, 18, in a follow-up operation conducted at Gate 2 of a parking area in Parola Compound.

ADVERTISEMENT

The other suspect was arrested on Monday (October 7) by members of the Manila Police District Special Mayor’s Reaction Team (MPD-SMaRT) in Tondo, Manila.

In a Facebook video, suspects were caught stealing from passengers of a truck that was trapped in heavy traffic along Road 10.

FEATURED STORIES

Seized from Jimenez and Dumapi were 12-gauge shotgun with ammunition and a “pen gun.”

The suspects will face charges for illegal possession of firearms and for violation of Article 295 of Revised Penal Code.

The fourth suspect involved in the robbery known as Junjun Barola is still at large. /jpv

READ: Police nabs 1 suspect in Manila truck robbery; 3 others still at large

Read Next

LATEST STORIES

MOST READ

Don’t miss out on the latest news and information.

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.
WP2Social Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com