Police in Cagayan de Oro have arrested the former branch manager of Palawan Pawnshop Vamenta Carmen Branch for the theft incident of the said branch. Recovered from the possession of suspect 26-year old John Paul Cruz were several bundles of money worth P300,000 and P8 million worth of jewelry reportedly taken from the said pawnshop.
The theft incident occurred Saturday while the arrest was made yesterday, Sunday. Read the full police report below.
Quoting news reports, the suspect committed the crime for fear that his wife might leave him and go abroad.
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