CAMP RUPERTO KANGLEON, PALO, Leyte- An inmate facing multiple murder charges escaped from his detention at the Jipapad municipal police station last Sunday (Sept.10).
Reports reaching from the regional police headquarters, based here, disclosed that at about 11:45 am, suspect Icidro Oros, asked PO1 Jeffrey Resus to allow him to visit his wife at their house in Barangay 01 to check on her condition as she was reportedly suffering from diabetes.
PO1 Resus, allowed this request of the escapee without seeking clearance for approval from his superiors.
Upon reaching their house, Oros reportedly escaped using the back door.
As a result of Oros escape, Resus was disarmed and is now under investigation for any possible filing of appropriate charges.
Meantime, elements of the Jipapad municipal police station immediately conducted hot pursuit operation for the possible arrest of the suspect. (PR)