Man nabbed for illegal firearms
A MAN was arrested for illegal firearms by operatives of Police Station 8 at Ramylu Drive, Barangay Tangub, Bacolod City Sunday afternoon.
Police identified the suspect as Vincent Palad, of Barangay Tangub.
Police Major Ariel Pico, spokesperson of Bacolod City Police Office, said the suspect was caught holding a firearm at about 2:30 p.m.
Police recovered from Palad’s possession one Colt .45 caliber loaded with magazine with four live ammunition, and one empty shell of .45 caliber pistol.
Pico said the personnel of Police Station 8 were informed that someone is firing an unidentified firearm along Ramylu drive.
The suspect is detained at the custodial facility of Police Station 8 and facing charges for violation of Republic Act 10592 or Comprehensive Firearms and Ammunition Regulation Act.*