CRAME, QUEZON CITY–On July 25, 2021 at around 08:30 AM operatives of Special
Operations Unit 13, led by PBGEN REMUS B MEDINA Director, PNP DEG with Butuan
City Police Station, Regional Intelligence Unit 13, Regional Intelligence Division 13,
Criminal Investigation and Detection Group, and Philippine Drug Enforcement Group 13
conducted manhunt operations in Purok 2, Brgy. Obrero, Butuan City, which resulted in
the arrest of Carlos Gaquing Aspi, 61 years old, married, and Top 8 Most Wanted of
Regional Level of Police Regional Office 13.
The arrest was made by virtue of warrant of arrest issued by Hon Isah J. Chem-
Tangonan, Presiding Judge of Branch 33, Regional Trial Court of 10th Judicial Region
of Butuan City dated September 29, 2020 for violation of Section 5, 11, and 12 Art 2 of
RA 9165 docketed under Criminal Case No. 2020-601 to 603 with no recommended
The arrested suspect is now detained at PNP DEG custodial facility Capitol Compound,
Butuan City, for proper disposition and documentation and will be turned over to court of origin.
PBGEN MEDINA praised the operatives for a job well done and encouraged
them to continue their passion and commitment in putting all those who are involved in
illegal drugs thus making the Philippines a drug free country###