By Marisol Bo-oc | 03:36 PM December 17, 2022
A policemen was arrested for robbery during a manhunt operation conducted by the Bohol Provincial Police Office- Provincial Intelligence Unit on Saturday, Dec. 17, 2022
According to the initial report from the Trinidad Police Station the police officer was arrested around 1 p.m in Tagum Sur in Trinidad town.
The suspect was identified as Staff Sergeant Conchito Payac Jr, 33, a resident of Aguining, Pres. Carlos P. Garcia. He is assigned at Dauis Police Station.
He was arrested by his colleagues after he was found to have robbed AVA gasoline station in Purok 4, Poblacion, Trinidad, Bohol
Police said P8, 000 were recovered from the suspect.
He was positively identified by the cashier and gas boys.
Police Col. Lorenzo Alfeche Batuan, Provincial Director of BPPO, said Payac was also the suspect in the robbery of gasoline stations in the town of Alicia on December 1 and in the town of Duero on December 7.
He added Payac was involved in illegal gambling, and also owns a chicken farm, adding that it is possible that he was not able to sustain his vice.