Hit-and-run driver, who killed cyclist, nabbed in Talisay

25/01/2021 6:25:00 PM

Hit-and-run driver, who killed cyclist, nabbed in Talisay

Hit-and-run driver, who killed cyclist, nabbed in Talisay

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The hit-and-run driver, whose pickup truck hit and killed a cyclist in Naga City on the early morning of Jan. 24, was arrested in Talisay City in the afternoon of Jan.

Joseph Elgie Gentapa, a 24-year-old resident of a subdivision in Barangay San Isidro, Talisay City, was arrested near his home in Barangay San Isidro at past 2 p.m., according to a police report on the arrest.The arrest was the result of a joint operation against the hit-and-run driver by the Naga City Police Station, the Talisay City Police Station and the Talisay-Traffic Operations and Development Authority (CT-TODA).

The right side of the pickup truck of Joseph Elgie Gentapa is damaged after the road accident involving cyclist, Jose Romilo Blanco. The cyclist died in the accident. | Photo courtesy of the Naga City Police StationRead:Bicyclist killed in hit and run accident in Naga City, Cebu

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