Police Nabs Suspect for Child Abuse

Tanjay City police arrested a senior citizen in Barangay Azagra, Tanjay City, Negros Oriental around 10:00 p.m. Tuesday.

Police Superintendent Frankie Lugo, Tanjay City OIC police chief identified the suspect as Wilfredo Goma Gaso, 62, married, resident of the said place.

The suspect was arrested by combined operatives of Tanjay City PNP and Regional Public Safety Battalion-Region 7 who served his arrest warrant issued by Judge Winston Villegas of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 43-Dumaguete City for violating RA 7610, the Child Abuse Law dated October 24.

The Court recommends P80, 000 bail bond for his temporary liberty. He is now detained.*(CMG)