Police nabs 15-year old girl for death of 57-year man in Pasig City
POLICE have nabbed a fifteen year-old girl late Tuesday afternoon in Pasig City after she was tagged as one of the suspects in the death of a 57-yr old plant manager, police reports said Wednesday.
Metro Manila Police chief, Director Leonardo Espina quoting reports said the girl, an out of school youth from Marikina City, was arrested in continuous follow-up operations by Pasig City police operatives.
The girl, Espina said was among the three suspects tagged behind the death of Robert Apuyan, plant manager of Friction Inc., a car spare parts manufacturing firm located also in Pasig City.
The police official said that Apuyan’s body was discovered early Monday morning by a security guard and a room boy inside Room 6, second floor of Pitang Suites, Evangelista, Pasig City.
Investigation by the police have identified the girl and her boyfriend, Elton Juan, 21, jobless and a certain alyas “Panget”, both also from Marikina City as the suspects, police reports said.
Espina said charges of robbery with homicide have been filed against the suspects, while the girl is now girl is now in the custody of the Pasig City Social Service and Welfare Department.
The girl, who reportedly acted with discernment, will be brought back to the DSWD office for some clarificatory questions while manhunt operations are on against the two at large suspects, the police official said.