Local police authorities in Cebu city arrested six individuals who were tagged as suspects of the alleged kidnapping attempt of elementary students in Minglanilla last Thursday. According to numerous reports, the suspects tried to lure the children into their white L300 van which was parked outside of the Minglanilla Central School.
The children ran away from the suspects after they were supposedly lured into taking a look at the guava fruit they were offering. Following the incident, Mingalnilla policemen immediately took action which led to the arrest of the six suspects.
A video of the arrest went viral on social media and caught the attention of many netizens. It can be seen that numerous people have gathered outside Minglanilla Police Station wherein the suspects are detained. According to Minglanilla Police Station Chief Dexter Calacar, the parents will file a case against the suspects for attempting to abduct their children.
Watch the video right down below and see for yourself!
BREAKING NEWS. Naukay ang mga tawo kalabot sa misibaw nga balita bahin sa 4 ka bata tinun-an sa grade 4 sa Minglanilla Central School giingong gibunlot sa mahuyang nga kalit mikanaog gikan sa L300 van samtang laing mga kauban naghuwat sud sa sakyanan. Ang mga bata naglakaw nangitag siomai. (Alan Tangcawan)
Posted by Superbalita Cebu on Thursday, March 16, 2017
Hopefully this serves as a lesson to remind parents to caution their children from talking to strangers to prevent such incidents from happening. Make sure to give the post a share and let us know what you think by writing your comments!