Police arrested a man wanted for arson, murder, and several other incidents in Compostela Valley and Davao del Norte, during an operation at a subdivision in Talomo district, Davao City, early Monday.

The suspect, identified as Melchor Renomeron, was arrested around 5:30 a.m. along Pious st., Phase 2, Alpha Homes Subd., in Brgy. Matina Aplaya, Senior Insp. Gretchin Cinco, deputy spokesperson of the Southern Mindanao regional police, said.

Members of the Regional Intelligence Division and PNP Special Action Force carried out the arrest, Cinco said.

Renomeron is facing charges of arson with multiple murder, frustrated murder, robbery in band, and robbery in band with multiple frustrated murder, she said. (John Roson)

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