An incumbent village head of Barangay Ubo, Balud, Masbate was arrested for illegal possession of a firearm.
Dárlán Páléncìá Bárcélón
Legazpi City, [08.01.18] – The incumbent village head of Barangay Ubo, Balud, Masbate is facing a criminal charge for violation of Republic Act 10591 or the Comprehensive Firearms and Ammunition, a police report said.
According to the report reaching Camp BGeneral Simeon A. Ola Punong Barangay [village chief] Abebon Abelita y Bunapos, of legal age of Barangay Ubo, Balud, Masbate was arrested by authorities for violation of Republic Act 10561 [Illegal Possession of Explosives].
The implementation of Search Warrant for violation of RA 10591 or the Comprehensive Firearms and Ammunition was served at 4:58 o’ clock this morning AM, August 1, 2018
Elements of Police Intelligence Branch – Masbate Police Provincial Office and Balud Municipal Police Station implemented Search Warrant Number T-2018-41 for Violation of Republic Act 10591 issued by Judge Alben Casimiro Rabe of Regional Trial Court Branch 15, Tabaco, City dated July 23, 2018.
The lawful search has resulted in his arrest and confiscation of the following evidences to wit: One (1) caliber .45 TM Colt, three (3) pieces steel magazine for same caliber and fifteen (15) pieces live ammunition for same caliber.
The arrested person and the confiscated pieces of evidence were now under Balud Municipal Police Station.