CRAME, QUEZON CITY – On July 9, 2021 at around 9:00AM personnel of Special
Operations Unit 2 led by PBGEN REMUS B MEDINA Director, PNPDEG together
with the personnel of Plaridel Bulacan MPS and Allacapan Cagayan MPS conducted
manhunt operation at By-pass Road, Brgy. Bulihan Plaridel Bulacan which resulted
to the arrest of ROMEL VENTURE TACLAN, 35 years old, male, married and a
resident of Brgy. San Jose, Plaridel Bulacan.
The arrest was made by virtue of warrant of arrest issued by Hon. Judge
Francisco S. Donato, Presiding Judge, Second Judicial, Branch 33, Municipality
Ballesteros Province of Cagayan issued 27 th day of November 2017. under CC no.
33-2242-2017 for violation of Section 12 Art II of RA 9165 with recommended bail
amounting to Php 40,000.00.
Taclan is listed as Top 1 Most Wanted Person (Municipal level) on illegal drugs
in Allacapan MPS and primary target of SOU 2 under COPLAN “ABERDEEN
HOOK’. The arrested person is under the custody of SOU 2 PNP DEG for
documentation and proper disposition and will be turned-over to the court of origin.
PBGEN MEDINA said “PNP DEG will relentlessly arrest all those who are
involve in the illegal drug trade”. ###