Robber nabbed after falling off jeepney

Posted at Jul 10 2012 01:55 PM | Updated as of Jul 11 2012 02:22 AM

A suspected robber was arrested after falling off a jeepney in Manila on Monday night.

The suspect, identified as Edgardo Elma, declared robbery along Tambunting Street in Sta. Cruz district at around 7 p.m.

After the passengers discovered that Elma and his companion were not armed, they tried to push them off the jeepney, causing Elma to fall along Pampanga Street.

Elma, 33, was arrested through the help of several jeepney drivers and village watchman in the area.

Elma’s companion, a certain Joel, was able to escape. – Umagang Kay Ganda, July 10 2012