Thursday, March 31, 2011
[CA] Officer Tungcab's wife injured, his family is worried.
San Diego Police Officer Roel Tungcab's ...own family told 10News they are concerned. Tungcab has not been seen since he posted bail. His mother said in their last conversation, Tungcab told her he was "just driving around," that he was somewhere near Los Angeles and that he didn't want to come home...
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OFFICER ARRESTED ON SUSPICION OF DOMESTIC BATTERY
San Diego Union Tribune
By Debbi Baker, Susan Shroder
MARCH 29, 2011 .
[Excerpts] A San Diego police officer who was arrested last week on suspicion of domestic battery has been placed on paid administrative duty while the case is investigated, police said Tuesday. Roel Vincente Tungcab, 39, was taken into custody by sheriff’s deputies Thursday night... Tungcab called authorities about 5:45 p.m. Thursday and told dispatchers that he had pushed his wife, and that she fell and sustained an unknown injury... Deputies from the Imperial Beach station responded to the home and arrested Tungcab on suspicion of domestic battery. His wife was taken to a hospital. Tungcab was booked into the central jail and later posted bail, Ybarrondo said. The case has been submitted to the District Attorney’s Office for review... [LINK]
SDPD OFFICER ARRESTED ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CHARGES: Officer Roel Tungcab Is The Third Officer Arrested Or Placed On Administrative Assignment Since February
KGTV San Diego
March 29, 2011
[Excerpts] A San Diego police officer has been arrested on domestic violence charges. There was no answer on Monday when 10News knocked on the door of the Imperial Beach home of San Diego police Officer Roel Tungcab. It's the same home where days earlier, the officer called 911 for a domestic disturbance and also where he was arrested over the weekend on spousal domestic violence charges... his own family told 10News they are concerned. Tungcab has not been seen since he posted bail. His mother said in their last conversation, Tungcab told her he was "just driving around," that he was somewhere near Los Angeles and that he didn't want to come home... While the San Diego County Sheriff's Department investigates the case against Tungcab, SDPD has placed him on administrative assignment. San Diego police told 10News that Tungcab's arrest is a personnel issue... [Full article here]
ROEL TUNGCAB ARREST INFORMATION
Tungcab, Roel - (M/F) Age: 39
F PC273.5(A) Inflict Corporal Injury On Spouse/Cohabitant
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