map -of-sta-rita-samarTACLOBAN CITY – A wanted person is now detained after it was arrested during a joint operation of the police in Brgy. San Pedro Sta. Rita, Samar.

Recognized was arrested Reynaldo Mendiola Singco alias “Junjun” and resident of Brgy. Balingasag Tabon-Tabon Leyte.

According to PCInsp Cerilo Apetin, Sta Rita PNP chief, Mendiola has been hiding in the mountains of Sta.Rita, Samar, Mendiola due to the Standing warrant of arrest for murder.

The public officer called on the public to immediately inform the authorities if there is any reported suspicious individuals.