Press Release – June 26, 2020 Alarms and Scandals and Grave Threats
A cellular phone call from Elizabeth Formento of Brgy. San Jose, Del Carmen, Surigao del Norte on June 26, 2020 around 12:30AM was received by Del Carmen Municipal Police Station informing that there was an alarms and scandals and grave threats transpired in Purok 3, Brgy. San Jose, Del Carmen, Surigao del Norte.
Personnel of Del Carmen Municipal Police Station immediately responded to the abovementioned report and proceeded to the place of incident to verify the veracity of the report and found out information affirmative. That resulted in the arrest of the suspect identified Elgie Nogerasa Atchecoso, 31 years old, married, former employee of Jervee Merchandising and a resident of Purok 4, Brgy. Del Carmen, Del Carmen, Surigao del Norte who was under the influence of intoxicating liquor.
Initial investigation conducted disclosed that prior the incident, Elizabeth Formento, complainant, while she was sleeping in their house, she was shocked and frightened when the main door of her house was being hit twice with a stone. Suspect (Elgie) then shouted in bad words while defaming and challenging the victim into a fight that lead eventually to the arrest of the suspect.
Arrested person was informed his constitutional rights as construed in the Miranda Doctrine and Anti-Torture act in the language known and understood by him. Suspect was brought to Del Carmen MPS for proper disposition and appropriate filing of case.