5 nabbed for illegal  distribution of campaign materials in Batangas | Inquirer News

5 nabbed for illegal  distribution of campaign materials in Batangas

By: - Correspondent / @marraherikaINQ
/ 02:40 PM May 13, 2019

LIPA CITY – Police arrested five individuals for distributing campaign materials adjacent to a voting precinct in Barangay Anilao,  Lipa City Monday morning.

Lt. Col. Ramon Balauag, Lipa City police chief, identified the arrested suspects as village councilor Julian Rodel, 58;  Dolores Soriano, 45; Gregorio Caguitla, 41; Diane Dela Rosa, 23 and Marivic Contreras,33.


The suspects were arrested at around 7:30 a.m., for distributing campaign materials near the voting precinct.

Seized from them were campaign materials of a mayoralty candidate here, said Balauag.


The suspects will be charged with violation of Omnibus Election Code and Commission on Elections Resolution No. 10429.

(Editor: Gilbert S. Gaviola)

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