POLICE FILES| Driver arrested for stealing bag

A JEEPNEY driver was arrested by elements of San Pedro Police after he was caught in the act of stealing a bag inside San Pedro Cathedral on Tuesday around 3:40 p.m.

Police identified the suspect as Lloyd Quimbao Santos, 42, resident of Skyline in Catalunan Grande.

According to the report, the victim reportedlyl took the bag of Marline C. Martinez, which contained an iPhone 6+ worth P36,400 and Estee Lauder perfume worth P5,000 and assorted chocolates.

The victim reportedly left her bag on the bench while she took photos of the wedding ceremony. The suspect is now detained in the San Pedro Police Precinct. Michelle Bamboa/Intern

House  on fire

A FIRE occurred around 8:10 a.m. in Lavista Monte subdivision in Matina, Talomo District yesterday.

The house was owned by Elena Guegi.

According  to the investigation of SFO1 Anthony Ybanez, the cause of fire was due to an electrical short. Firefighters declared a fireout after 30 minutes.

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