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Fugitive in Olongapo City nabbed after 3 years in hiding

Olongapo City

OLONGAPO CITY — A 21-year-old man, who is also among the most wanted persons in this city, was recently arrested during a manhunt operation, police said on Tuesday, July 6.

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Col. Jeric Villanueva, acting city director, identified the suspect as Gemma Chua, jobless and a resident of Barangay Culis in nearby Hermosa town, Bataan province.

Chua was arrested in Barangay Kalaklan in this city on Sunday.

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Police said Chua is facing illegal drug charges and his arrest was carried out on the strength of a warrant issued by a local court.

According to Villanueva, Chua went into hiding for three years.

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TAGS: Col. Jeric Villanueva, Crime, Gemma Chua, Olongapo, Wanted Persons
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