FOUR youths were arrested yesterday after the three put one of them inside a sack.
The four suspects were all from Valenzuela City.
According to the sub-station 1 (Paso De Blas) policemen, PCpl Rosario Cruz and PCpl Ian Baggay, a concerned citizen approached them while they were patrolling along west service road in Barangay Paso De Blas.
The cops were informed about an unidentified person who was placed inside a sack and dumped in the area, who was later on discovered that it was suspect Habagat.
Upon validation, the three suspects were caught hiding while video recording the sack.
PSSg Regor Germedia, investigator on case said the suspects admitted that they were just trying to play a prank on passersby and planned to upload the video on social media.
The police said that the incident caused public alarm.
The suspects are now facing charges for violating Article 155 of the Revised Penal Code, which bans inappropriately causing alarm and scandal. They were also issued an Ordinance Violation Receipt for violating city ordinance no. 673 (social distancing), and the mandatory use of quarantine pass. Valenzuela City Police Station
Source: Facebook/Valenzuela City Police Station