PNP NEWS RELEASE

AUTHORITY :           PSUPT JHOANNA P ROSALES
                               Chief, Provincial Operations Branch/ PIO, Pampanga PPO
                               9633874/ opn_pamp_ppo @yahoo.com

DATE             :         August 30, 2012

SITG “KAPITAN” APPEALS FOR ANY INFORMATION LEADING TO THE ARREST OF  SUSPECT (S) IN THE KILLING OF A VILLAGE CHIEF IN ARAYAT

            The Special Investigation Task Group (SITG) “KAPITAN”, headed by PSUPT NARVIN MANGUNE, Deputy Provincial Director for Administration (DPDA) of Pampanga PPO, has made an appeal to the public for any information that would lead to the identity and eventual arrest of the suspects in the recent  killing of Barangay Captain JOEL PUYAT y ALEJANDRINO of Barangay San Agustin Norte, Arayat. A copy of the Computerized Facial Composite Illustration (CFCI) of one of the suspects was already obtained by the SITG from the Regional Crime Laboratory Office 3 (RCLO 3) and was already disseminated to the different police stations for massive information drive. Suspect is between 35 to 40 years old, 5’5”- 5’6” in height, medium build and light complexion.
SITG “KAPITAN” is an investigating body created by Pampanga PPO specifically tasked to conduct in- depth investigation over the killing of Barangay Captain JOEL PUYAT y ALEJANDRINO of Barangay San Agustin Norte, Arayat, Pampanga transpired on August 28, 2012 at about 7:15 AM in front of Arayat Central School, Barangay San Agustin Sur, Pampanga.  Based on the accounts of witnesses and SOCO investigation conducted, said case were perpetrated by still unidentified suspects armed with cal .45 . Victim sustained multiple gunshot wounds on the different parts of his body.


            Task Group Head, PSUPT MANGUNE is assuring the public that any information that will be given by any concerned citizen will be treated with utmost confidentiality.  A hotline solely dedicated for the purpose has been created where anyone can call or text 24/ 7- 09322581817.