2 Persons Arrested with Firearms  

Two persons were arrested with firearms in Barangay 40 and Barangay Cabug in Bacolod City Sunday.

The suspects were identified as Robbie John Vinzon Bentic, “Alias John”, 30, single, of San Sebastian-Gatuslao Streets in Barangay 13 and Johnny Leonis Sundo, “Alias Tata”, 38, single, of Barangay Cabug.

Bentic was seen by Barangay Tanod, Moises Bacong Libertad, 50 years old, married, of Purok Katilingban in Barangay 40, Bacolod City with tucked firearm while having a drinking spree with companions around 5:45 p.m. Sunday.

Libertad then reported the incident to Police Station 6 and SPO2 Roy Militante and arrested the suspect with STI customshop caliber .45 pistol with chamber load and inserted magazine containing six (6) live bullets and one (1) extra magazine containing seven (7) live bullets on his short.

Sundo, on the other hand, was arrested for having in his possession a knife measuring 12 inches long from tip to handle and an improvised shotgun measuring 19 inches long loaded with one (1) Armscor 12-gauge shotgun.

SPO1 Arnold Vasquez of Police Station 9 arrested him at Purok Busay in Barangay Cabug, Bacolod City while drunk and threatened Jimmy Gabilan Delgado, 50, married, also of the place around 3:15 p.m. Sunday.

Aside from violation of RA 10591, he is also charged with violation of City Ordinance 358.

The suspects are detained and charged. *(CMG)



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