Woman Raped by Neighbor; Suspect Nabbed

A 22-year-old woman was raped by his neighbour at her house in Purok Caimito in Barangay Zone 4, Pulupandan town, Negros Occ. around 11:00 p.m. Monday.

Pulupandan police identified the victim as a certain “Rose” (not her real name).

Police identified the suspect as Melster Arnido Robete, 37, married.

The suspect reportedly entered the house of the victim who was alone that time.

She was brought to Pulupandan Municipal Health Center and was later transferred to Corazon Locsin Memorial Hospital in Bacolod City. The suspect was later arrested and detained at Pulupandan PNP and charged with rape.*


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