Lamut Policemen arrested three suspected shoplifters at around 7:00 o’clock in the evening of July 10, 2014 after a 10 kilometer chase.
The suspects were identified as: Arnold Jintula Agsaraga, 42, a resident of San Luis Extension, Baguio City, Rita Ogay Lasatin, 19, a recident of KM 4 La Trinidad, Benguet, and Gemma Kinaw Esteban, 39, a resident of San Carlos, Baguio City.
The three suspects shoplifted several kinds of goods at the JMS Enterprise, Lagawe, Ifugao and used a white Toyota Innova with plate no. VFP515 registered under the name of Andrew Mendoza of #10 Queen of Peace, Baguio city as their escape vehicle.
Upon reaching the checkpoint, the driver stopped the vehicle and maneuvered backward then swerves toward the Poblacion east to Salamague road.
The police patrol car pursued the suspect and finally cornered them near the boundary of Sanafe and Hapid.