Baguio City – Police charged 14 security guards with trespassing, trespassing, and trespassing for illegally occupying a cottage of the Bureau of Plant Industries (BPI) inside the Baguio Animal Breeding Research Center (BABRC) at Prok 1. and charged with illegal possession of firearms and ammunition. , Barangay Dontogan, this city, Friday 7th October.
A lawsuit for violation of Section 281 of the Criminal Code, as amended (trespassing) and illegal possession of firearms and ammunition under Republic Act No. 10591, was filed at 11:00 p.m. at the Baguio City Prosecutor’s Office.
The security guard has been identified as 41-year-old John Joward Martinez Guevara. Jaime Chicote Milagroza Jr., 49 years old. Reinaldo Permijo Ramiro, 50 years old. Antonio Luna Banadella, 32 years old. Percival Borja Raguisan Jr., 35 years old. Giovanni Subid Fernandez, 29 years old. George Acosta Molina, 43 years old.
Denise Valencia Kayabiyab, 23 years old. Donato Kansing Domingo, 37 years old. Wilfredo Gutierrez Alcalaz Jr., 42 years old. Dante Estoeso Barrino, 48 years old. Joselito Jacara Estrada, 40 years old. Raffy Opena Manalastas, 40, Estrada Melchor Avenigno, 27.
They work for 8 Dragons Elite Security Agency based in Quezon City.
They were arrested following a complaint from BABRC chief Robert Lomadeo Domoguen, 64.
According to Domoguen, guards entered a closed area of land owned by the Department of Agriculture (DA)-Cordillera at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 4, without permission from the agency and despite numerous no-go signs. forced to invade.
They entered through a concrete fence owned by Isla Land Developers Inc. in Phase 5 of Green Valley Village near Baguio Dairy.
Once inside the government compound, the guards broke the padlock and forcibly occupied the cottage.
They said that a 38-year-old man named Andrew Bandoc Directo of Bakakeng Central had enlisted them to guard the area to cover his land parcel under a Title Transfer Certificate (TCT). I said I hired you.
DA-Cordillera said the disputed territory actually belongs to them and is still pending in court.
Representatives of the security services provided police on Thursday, Oct. 6, with a copy of the termination of the contract between them and their client, who remained in the area.
Domoguen called for help at BCPO-Station 10 on Friday and arrested a security guard.
Two of them handed over military firearms without proper paperwork.
They are being held at BCPO-Station 10 and are scheduled to be released on bail on Monday, October 10.
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