Cordillera’s top five most wanted person was arrested by local authorities in his hideout in Tuba, Benguet, on Friday, January 20.
Police identified the suspect as Jonathan Madrid Mazaredo, 23, a water delivery crew, who was wanted for rape. Authorities from the Baguio City police station 2 led the operation through the warrant issued by Judge Modesto D. Bahul, Jr. of Branch 2, Family Court, First Judicial Region, Regional Trial Court, Baguio City.
In November 2022, the suspect was found to be guilty of raping a minor after they had a drink in his house in Upper Pinget, Baguio City. He was convicted of statutory rape.