CIDG-9’s most wanted nabbed in Zamboanga del Norte

By Teofilo Garcia, Jr.

April 8, 2023, 3:04 pm

ZAMBOANGA CITY – Authorities have arrested the most wanted person in the list of the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group-Zamboanga Peninsula (CIDG-9), an official said Saturday.

Col. Glenn Dulawan, Zamboanga del Norte police director, said Macranahan Maing Cadigdig, 58, was arrested in an intelligence-driven operation around 11 a.m. Friday in Barangay Gabo, Labason, Zamboanga del Norte.

The manhunt was led by the Labason and Dapitan City police.

Dulawan said Cadigdig has a standing warrant of arrest for four counts rape with no recommended bail, issued by a court of Dipolog City on April 4.

The suspect is under the custody of CIDG-Zamboanga del Norte Provincial Field Unit Office.

On Tuesday, James Moreno Ramirez, 43, No. 6 in the most wanted list of the Regional Highway Patrol Unit-9, was also arrested at Feeder Port in Barangay Galas, Dipolog City.

Ramirez has a pending warrant of arrest for carnapping. (PNA)