4 Suspects Nabbed in Store Robbery
Four suspects including two minors responsible in robbing Sherrie-Anne’s Department Store in Barangay Progreso, Binalbagan town were arrested in a police follow up operation after the incident was discovered 8:00 a.m. Wednesday.
Two of the suspects were identified as Romeo Cajulao Hermoso, 23, “Alias Junior,” of Sta. Maria Subdivision, Barangay Sto. Rosario, Binalbagan and Jimmy Francisco Sarad, 18, “Alias Megathon,” of Sitio Alo, Barangay Enclaro, also of the town.
The two minors were turned over to the local Department of Social Services and Development by police authorities.
Complainant Jade Flores Chua, 39, single, of Barangay Progreso told police that the suspects gained entry in the store by destroying the roll up door and manipulating the CCTV to avoid detection.
The suspects carted away P 200, 000.00 (all in P1,000.00 bill); P 34, 500.00 (all in coins); assorted boxer shorts (P 540.00); 47 watches worth P376,000.00; 5 pairs of sandals worth P500.00; assorted canned goods worth P500.00 and cigarette packs worth P500.00, with a total of P 612, 040.00.
The suspects are now detained at Binalbagan PNP.*(CMG)