Woman nabbed after ‘stealing’ from taxi driver

ILOILO City – For allegedly stealing cellphone and cash from a taxi driver, a woman was arrested in Barangay Laguda, La Paz.

The 24-year-old Disa Joy Berbano was caught around 1:30 a.m. on Thursday, a police report showed.

This was after taxi driver Glenn Pelingon, 35, of Barangay Calicuang, Dingle, Iloilo complained of his missing cellphone and cash worth P2,300.

Berbano allegedly stole the items when Pelingon was sleeping in his cab, according to the police.

Only the cellphone was recovered from Berbano’s possession, police said. The cash was still missing.

Berbano was detained in the lockup cell of the La Paz police station, facing charges./PN


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