Three teens nabbed for stealing motorcycle

A police officer responds to the alleged stealing of a motorcycle by three teenagers at Barangay Minoyan, Murcia, Negros Occidental Wednesday. (Photo courtesy of Negros Occidental Police Provincial Office)

By Glazyl Y. Masculino

BACOLOD City – Three male teenagers, including a minor, were arrested after they allegedly stole a motorcycle at Purok 1, Barangay Minoyan, Murcia, Negros Occidental early Wednesday.

Arrested were Judel Nobles, 18, of Barangay San Miguel, and Christian Kent Alindog, 18, of Barangay Minoyan, while the name of the 16-year-old boy was withheld.

Police investigation disclosed that the motorcycle owned by 41-year-old Jonabel Fernando of Barangay Minoyan, was parked at their garage.

However, one of the residents saw the three suspects riding the said motorcycle without the permission of the owner.

When they arrived at Purok Narra, Barangay Lopez Jeana, the witness chased them and was able to catch up with them.

Police then responded and arrested the suspects.