Peter U. Lagrosas, the security guard who responded to an incident at SM CDO Downtown Premier and neutralized the suspect was given a Plaque of Recognition by the Cagayan de Oro City Police Office (COCPO) for his selfless action responding to an incident and exemplifying bravery, his devotion to duty and commitment in the protection of property for his clients from criminals.
Shown below are members of COCPO with SG Lagrosas during the awarding today at the mall.
SG Lagrosas also received cash and cake.
Read his citation below.
It can be recalled that last February 4, 2022, SG Lagrosas responded to customer’s call and helped neutralized alleged theft and scam suspect Kenneth Casimero Gella. Lagrosas voluntarily surrendered to police and was temporarily detained but was subsequently released after Gella signed an affidavit of desistance and will not file charges against the guard. Read related post below.