PNP Caraga retrieves loose firearms
By PO3 Arturo Suganob Campania
Butuan City (21 October) -- On October 19, 2009 at 7:00 in the morning at Nasipit Municipal Police Station, Agusan del Norte, one Demetrio Suico, Barangay Captain of Barangay Talisay, Nasipit, Agusan del Norte, voluntarily surrendered one unit cal. 38 revolver with SN 14838 smith and Wesson.
At about 8:30 of same date, a certain Jerome Marave, a resident of Barangay 4, Nasipit, Agusan del Norte voluntarily surrendered one unit cal.38 revolver with SN 570937. Said firearms are now under the custody of Nasipit Municipal Police Station for proper disposition.
At 1:00 in the afternoon, PNP members of RTR Municipal Police Station retrieved one unit cal.38 revolver smith and Wesson without serial number from the Drop Box for unwanted firearms at Barangay Tagbongabong, RTR, Agusan del Norte. Said firearm is now under the custody of RTR Municipal Police Station for proper disposition.
Also, on October 20, 2009 at 9:00 in the morning, one Retired General Lapu-lapu Buyser, 75 years old, resident of Navarro Corner Espina St., Surigao City had deposited into the Drop Box for unwanted firearms at Surigao del Norte PPO as follows:
- Two unit pistol shotgun homemade without serial number
- One unit m16 revolver homemade without serial number
- One unit cal.22 without serial number
- Two units cal.38 revolver without serial number
- One unit cal.38 revolver with serial number 910537
- Five magazines assembly for carbine
- One unit hand grenade
- 18 cartridge assembly for M203
Said firearms and ammunitions are now under the custody of Surigao del Norte PPO for proper disposition.
PNP arrests wanted persons
On October 19, 2009 at 11:40 in the morning at Barangay Cabongbongan, Surigao City, a certain Ronil R Alciso, 21 years old, married, jobless and resident of said place was arrested by PNP elements of Surigao City Police Station by virtue of WOA issued by Hon Judge Dennis B Castilla, MTCC, Branch 1, Butuan City for violation of SP Ordinance Number 894-92, section 31-07 (traffic violation), docketed under CC number 40207 with recommended bailbond amounting to Php 2,000.00. Subject person is now under the custody of Surigao City Police Station for proper disposition.
At 3:00 in the afternoon of the same date, a certain Isacar F Otaza, 42 years old, married and resident of Purok Bayabas, San Isidro, Talacogon, Agusan del Sur was arrested by PNP personnel of Talacogon Municipal Police Station by virtue of WOA issued by Hon Judge Hector B Salise of RTC Branch 7, Bayugan, Agusan del Sur for two counts of rape docketed under CC numbers 3054 and 3055 with no bailbond recommended. Subject person is now under the custody of Talacogon Municipal Police Station for proper documentation.
Report on shooting incident
On October 20, 2009 at 5:00 in the morning at Purok 1, Barangay Baliguan, Jabonga, Agusan del Norte, one Rodrigo C Madrozo, 53 years old, married, retired Phil Army and resident of said place was shot to death using cal.45 and.9mm pistol by five unidentified suspects.
PNP elements of Jabonga Municipal Police Station led by SPO4 Danilo Salcedo Cabug-os together with Dr Roberto Blacano, Municipal Health Officer of Jabonga immediately proceeded to the place of incident and conducted crime scene investigation.
Initial investigation disclosed that the victim and his younger brother were riding a tricycle going towards his farm located at National Highway of Barangay Baliguan and while traveling at about 100 meters away from his house, the suspects shot the victim resulting to death.
Suspects immediately withdrew towards mountainous area of said place while victim's brother ran away unharmed. Recovered at the crime scene were spent shells of cal.45 and.9mm pistol. Progress report to follow. (PNP-13/PIA-Caraga) [top]