At Barangay Balombon, Calabanga, Camarines Sur, at about 8:00 AM, Tuesday, December 6, 2016,victim Blas Navarro y Pajabera, 58 years old, married, an incumbent Punong Barangay and resident of Brgy. Balombon, Calabanga, Camarines Sur reported to Calabanga MPS on the alleged robbery extortion perpetrated by
the suspect, Eromel Luterenia y Plandes, 29 years old, married, driver and a resident of Zone 3 Brgy Balombon, Calabanga, Camarines Sur
Investigation conducted disclosed that the suspect who claimed to be a member of an armed group, texted (SMS) the victim for several times of threatening words, threatening his life and his daughter in exchange for their safety, said suspect further demanded the amount of Php 50,000 to be sent through smart padala No. given by aforesaid suspect.
Further disclosed that the smart padala number, through investigation was located at Jhude Sari-Sari store at Cadlan, Pili, Camarines Sur. The aforesaid suspect claimed the extorted money sent by the victim at said store under Reference No. 06173929549, leading to his arrest.