Negros Oriental police are now looking for a man who sent policemen and firemen to respond to a hostage-taking incident in a pension house in Barangay Daro, Dumaguete City which turned out to be a hoax. Provincial Police Office director, Senior Supt. Harris Fama, said that “Anthony Ablaza” called the City Police Station saying that his co-employee named “Michael Alvarez” took hostage their fellow employee “Marylyn Quintolembo” at a room in Optimum Pension House. Polucemen led by Supt. J.M. Atanacio responded, together with elements of the city’s Bureau of Fire Protection, realized later that they were victims of a fraudulent.