MANILA, Philippines – At least two incidents of robbery inside UV Express vehicles were reported to the Eastern Police District (EPD) Thursday evening.
The EPD said two incidents occurred only an hour apart from each other.
The first incident took place in Rosario area, where a passenger lost a Samsung Galaxy Note II smartphone to the robbers.
The other incident occurred inside a UV Express vehicle plying the SM Megamall-Pasig route. One of the passengers lost an iPhone 4.
The EPD said the robbers, who work in tandem, declined to take low-priced cellphones.
Last October, 10 alleged members of the notorious robbery were arrested around Metro Manila. – with a report from Dexter Ganibe, dzMM