A Camp Crame based police officer and his civilian companion were arrested late Monday afternoon after they were accused of abusing and threatening a teenage girl in Bacoor City, Cavite province, police reports said on Wednesday.
Reports at the PNP national operations center in Camp Crame identified the arrested police officer as PO3 Jonathan Secreto, 40 and detailed with the Police Security and Protection Group (PSPG) and his companion, Gerardo Baylon, 43.
The reports said that the two were arrested by elements of the Bacoor City police office based on a complaint filed by a woman whose 16 year-daughter were allegedly physically abused and threatened by the two.
Elements of the Bacoor City Police quickly dispatched a team of policemen and arrested the two at their place in Bacoor City, the reports said.
The reports said the two are now under the custody of the Bacoor City police office while charges of violation of RA 7610 or ‘child abuse and protection law” are being readied against them. Anthony Vargas