Cabuyao jail escapee caught in Cabanatuan

CABANATUAN CITY – A drug offender who bolted the Cabuyao, Laguna police detention cell on Tuesday was recaptured by the local police in this city.

City police head Lt. Col. Ponciano Zafra said Michael EraHa, 44, of Bgy. Imelda, was nabbed during manhunt operations conducted in Bgy. San Josef Sur at 1:40 p.m. on Tuesday.

The recapture of EraHa came five days after he escaped from the Cabuyao police detention cell on June 6.

The rearrested suspect is facing charges for violation of Sections 5 and 11, Article II of Republic Act 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.

Zafra said he already made coordination with the Cabuyao, Laguna police about EraHa’s capture.