ILOILO City – A “trigger-happy” man was nabbed on New Year’s Day in Barangay Hibaoan Norte, Mandurriao district, a police report showed.
The 37-year-old Stewart Mirasol was arrested after his neighbors complained him for firing a gun to celebrate the New Year around 12:20 a.m. on Jan. 1.
It turned out that the .9mm pistol Mirasol used was unlicensed, police said.
The gun was taken under the custody of the police. An empty shell was also recovered.
Mirasol was detained in the lockup cell of the Mandurriao police station./PN