Daily Star logoTop Stories

Bacolod City, Philippines Saturday, September 12, 2020
Front Page
Star Business
Star Life
People & Events

Gun seized


A gun was seized from a co-owner of a vulcanizing shop, who was unruly and creating alarm and scandal, in Purok Maanyag Uno, Barangay Alijis in Bacolod City, at about 10 a.m. yesterday.

Edmark Gallego, 31, of Barangay Alijis, was observed to be under the influence of liquor and created alarm and scandalous act, shouting and threatening bystanders with a gun, P/Lt. Florentino Abalayan Jr., Station 7 chief, said.

Station 7 personnel and Barangay Alijis tanods nabbed Gallego and recovered from him a .22 Magnum Black Widow revolver without serial number and loaded with three live ammunition, police records show.

Abalayan said Gallego failed to present any firearm document, and is now detained at the custodial facility of Station 7. He may face charges for violation of Republic Act 10591, or the Comprehensive Firearms and Ammunition Regulation Act.*


back to top

Front Page | Opinion | Business | Sports
Star Life | People & Events| Archives | Advertise
Top Stories
ButtonCity tracks ‘missing’ Covid-hit Bacoleños
Button74 OFWs arrive, cases still rising
Button‘No total lockdown for economy’
ButtonSolve transport availability, DOTr 6 told
ButtonVirus infects 12 cops
Button‘Be effective contact tracers’
ButtonHealing centers get beds
ButtonDuterte signs P165-B Bayanihan 2 law
ButtonVirus hits third SRA employee
ButtonP4M Covid facility soon in MPadilla
ButtonJustice sought for fisherman
ButtonGun seized

ButtonCrimes with suspects on m’cycles down
Button130 Silay households receive food packs