Man nabbed with firearm in Kabankalan

Kabankalan City police arrested a resident of Mabinay town in Negros Oriental in a checkpoint in Sitio Buri, Barangay 4, Kabankalan City around 11:55 p.m. Monday.

Police Senior Inspector Jerald Muya, Kabankalan deputy police chief identified the suspect as Joemarie Cantilla Tingson, 42, married, of Barangay Dahile, Mabinay, Negros Oriental.

He was riding his Bajaj tricycle when asked of his documents. When he opened his sling bag, police operatives saw one (1) unit homemade .22 caliber revolver without serial number loaded with five (5) live bullets.

He did not have documents of the firearm. He was detained and charged in violation of RA 10591 in court.*




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