Bago Resident Nabbed with Firearm

A resident of Bago City was arrested with firearm in Hacienda Bubog, Barangay Bubog, Talisay City, Negros Occ. around 10:30 a.m. Wednesday.

Talisay City PNP led by Senior Inspector Joseth Catonina, Deputy police chief of Talisay City PNP led his men to arrest Beethoven Pascual Badian, 43, married, of Barangay Lag-asan, Bago.

He was in the hacienda to get cash card from Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) and posed as member of DSWD.

A concerned citizen reported his presence and police responded to the place. Confiscated from him were one caliber .45 Armscor brand with Serial Number 1421256 loaded with one magazine with eight live bullets inside.

He went to the place onboard Honda XRM 125 motorcycle that was also recovered.

He was detained and charged with usurpation of authority and violation of RA 10591.*(CMG)


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