Shotgun-wielding man arrested

January 13, 2018

Alvin Palo gets his mug shot taken at the police station in Janiuay, Iloilo after his arrest. A homemade 12-gauge shotgun was seized from him. JANIUAY POLICE STATION

ILOILO City – Local law enforcers arrested a resident of Barangay Patong-Patong, Janiuay, Iloilo.

Village councilmen and watchmen caught the 41-year-old Alvin Palo wielding a homemade 12-gauge shotgun, a police report showed.

Palo was detained at the Janiuay police station after his arrest at around 5 a.m. on Jan. 11.

He did not have pertinent documents proving his legal ownership of the weapon.

He was facing charges for violation of the Comprehensive Firearms and Ammunition Regulation Act, police said./PN