Ródél B. Bálingbing
The suspect identified as Damasino Torres y Prado alias “Kalawit” 38 years old, was apprehended at 6:49 o’ clock in the evening by the elements of Tabaco Cty Police Station.
Torres was arrested by virtue of Warrant of Arrest issued by Honorable Judge Edwin C. Maalat of Regional Trial Court, Branch 17 under criminal case number t-6029 for violation of Section 28 (a) Republic Act 10591 or known as “Act Providing for a Comprehensive Law on Firearms and Ammunition and Providing Penalties for Violations thereof.”
The court recommends the suspect to post bail fixed at PhP120,000 for his temporary liberty.
While enjoying his constitutional rights to post bail on the illegal possession of firearms and ammunition the 38 years old suspect is yet to face another criminal offense for violation of Republic Act 9516.
Torres was also arrested by virtue of Warrant of Arrest issued by Honorable Judge Mamerto M. Buban of Regional Trial Court, Branch 18 with criminal case number t-6030 for violation of Section 1 (a) Republic Act 9516 or the Unlawful Manufacture, Sales, Acquisition, Disposition, Importation or Possession of an Explosive or Incendiary Device with no bail recommended.
If found guilty, the suspect will be penalize of reclusion perpetua shall be imposed upon him.