Czech rapist arrested in Philippines

Czech national Jaroslav Dobeš, has been detained in the Philippines on an international arrest warrant. The news was confirmed by Czech sources including the ambassador to Manila, Jaroslav Olša. Last year, 24-year-old Mr Dobeš was sentenced to 10 years in prison for rape but evaded justice. In the Czech Republic he went under the moniker “Guru Jára”. The police said he was arrested on the island of Siargao with his close associate Barbora Plašková. Negotiations on the convict's deportation are underway.

Author: Jan Velinger