A 38-year-old man, the top most wanted person in Cabiao, Nueva Ecija, has been arrested for murder.

The Philippine National Police (PNP) apprehended the suspect during an operation in Barangay Bagong Silang, Cabiao.

The arrest was made by virtue of a warrant of arrest issued in connection with a murder case.

The suspect is now detained at the Cabiao Police Station while awaiting a commitment order from the court.

Once issued, he will be transferred to the provincial jail.