Bicol PNP shows mettle in hostage-taking incident


The Philippine National Police (PNP) in Bicol certainly deserve kudos for resolving a potentially tragic hostage-taking situation Monday, September 5.

After eight long hours, local police managed to arrest knife-wielding suspect Bayani Balanon as well as rescue his two-year-old victim. The incident took place inside a bus.

“Victim Safe,Suspect Arrested Congrats Bicol PNP,” wrote Albay 2nd district Rep. Joey Salceda on this Facebook post.

Great job guys!