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Suspected crime gang member arrested in Taguig

/ 08:22 PM June 03, 2022

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MANILA, Philippines — Police arrested on Thursday a suspected member of a criminal gang in Barangay Central Bicutan, Taguig City, the Souther Police District (SPD) said on Friday. 

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SPD Director Brig. Gen. Jimili Macaraeg said that the arrested suspect, Giovanni Perillo, is believed to be a member of the Utto Criminal Gang whose members were arrested the previous week.

The SPD said that the Utto Criminal Gang is responsible for several robbery-hold up incidents in Taguig, along with the proliferation of illegal drugs. 

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Perillo was arrested along A. Bonifacio Street in Central Bicutan on Thursday.

The Taguig City Police Station barangay – based informants spotted the suspect in the area where he was eventually arrested.

Several firearms and ammunition were seized from the suspect.

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