Firearms Seized from Drunken Neighbor

A drunken neighbor was arrested by Cauayan PNP at Purok 1 in Barangay Mambugsay around 3:00 p.m. Friday.

Police chief inspector Ruben Pajarito, Cauayan PNP chief identified the suspect as Roger Patenio Tabat, 53, married, resident of Purok 1, Barangay Mambugsay, Cauayan in Negros Occidental.

The suspect is firing his gun in front of the house of Vangie Alsagar Matula, 49, and shouting: “Uboson ta kamo pamatay” (I will kill all of you).

The woman immediately called the police through her cellular phone.

SPO4 Arnel Borja responded and arrested the suspect.

Confiscated from him were one (1) caliber .45 pistol color black Rock Island Armory brand with serial number B995152 loaded with six (6) live ammunitions; one (1) spare magazine loaded with five (5) live bullets of caliber 45 pistol made in Italy.

Also recovered was one (1) empty shell of caliber 45 pistol.

The suspect is detained and charged with violation of RA 10591.*(CMGarde)


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