Four members of the notorious Termite Gang were arrested on Saturday after robbing a mall in Pampanga.
The Guagua police identified the suspects as Bong Jacob, 43, of Katengan Bisao, Mt. Province; Leonard Legoen, 38, of Palina, Taloy Tuba, Benguet; Abanse Baiwes, 41, of Bunga Besao, Mt. Province; and Loren Cayabas, 25, of 0282 Middle East Quirino Hill, Baguio City.
The police said the suspects gained entry inside the GT7 Star Mall located in Bgy. San Matias, Guagua, Pampanga by digging a tunnel from a road drainage going inside the establishment using hydraulic jacks, a steel saw, steel bars, and almost carted away P173,350 cash.
The patrolling mobile police car on JASA Road, San Matias, Guagua, was informed by security guard Robert Cabato, 38, of Dila-Dila, Sta. Rita, Pampanga, of the robbery still in progress inside the establishment.
The cops immediately entered mall and arrested the suspects.