Laguna escapee caught in Ecija

CABANATUAN CITY -- A nabbed drug offender, who bolted the Cabuyao, Laguna police detention cell on June 6 was re-arrested by the local police here last Tuesday.

City police head, Lt. Col. Ponciano P. Zafra said the warrant section of the city police nabbed Michael Eraña, 44, single, of Bgy. Imelda, during manhunt operations conducted in Bgy. San Josef Sur at 1:40 p.m.

The recapture of Eraña came five days after he escaped from the Cabuyao police detention cell last June 6, said Zafra.

He said the rearrested suspect is facing charges for violation of Sections 5 and 11, of 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 following the escaped detainee’s arrest.