Laglag Taxi Driver Gang is a criminal syndicate operating in
The Modus Operandi of the gang is to wait for a taxi to
victimize. Once a particular taxi is determined, they will
flag it and ride on the taxi.
Once the taxi reached a less densely populated and dark area
with lots of possible exit points, the Laglag Taxi Driver Gang
members will announced the robbery or hold-up.
The Laglag Taxi Driver Gang members will order the driver to
get out of the taxi and drive the taxi to a certain place of
Just recently, a carjacked taxi was located with the help of
a CCTV. The CCTV showed a carjacked taxi parked by the
suspected Laglag Taxi Driver Gang at road 10 in Tondo,
Two suspects were seen getting out of the taxi.
Investigation by the police revealed that the taxi was
carjacked in Roosevelt Boulevard.
The suspects were identified by the Manila Police Department
Station 1 as Gregory Taburada who drove the taxi and Allan
Samson who rode at the back of the carjacked taxi.
The Manila Police Department conducted a hot pursuit
operation against the Laglag Taxi Driver Gang and they
were successfully arrested by the police early morning in a
place called Happyland.
The suspect Gregory admitted the crime and claimed that he
did it because he has no job.
The second suspect Allan said that he joined the gang because
of the same reason as Gregory.
An unlicensed local revolver, duck-tape, rope and shabu, a
prohibited drug were recovered from the suspects..
The arrested Laglag Taxi Driver Gang member will now be
delivered to the nearest police station or jail and will
be charged before the office of the prosecutor.