Two arrested for rape in QC


Posted at Jan 22 2014 10:18 AM | Updated as of Jan 22 2014 06:18 PM

MANILA – Two men were arrested for allegedly raping a woman in Barangay Sta. Lucia, Quezon City, police said Wednesday.

Police Officer 2 Riva Cataluña said the victim, a 25-year-old female named "Jessa", was standing along Visayas Avenue when she was forcibly taken by suspect Allan Sarmiento, who was armed with a knife.

Cataluña said Sarmiento, 27, dragged the victim into his house where he and a certain Greg Abaygar raped her.

The victim managed to escape from the suspects and seek help from Quezon City Police District – Station 5 personnel.
The police immediately launched an operation, resulting in the arrest of the two. – report from Zandro Ochona, dzMM