By Danny Estacio
MABITAC, Laguna – A convict, who was released through the Good Conduct Time Allowance (GCTA) in February 2019, voluntarily surrendered at a local police station here on Monday.
The police report identified him as Josua Palena, 32.
Palena appeared before the Mabitac Police station to submit himself and was assisted by Barangay Chairman Alfredo Facundo of Bacong.
He was released from the New Bilibid Prison (NBP) on February 24, 22019, after serving his complete the sentence for 12 years in prison upon the order of GCTA.
He is still under the custody of the Mabitac Police Station.