By BiliranIsland.com Staff
Published 04:06 PM, May 02, 2023
Biliran, Biliran— The local police recovered one .45 caliber pistol and ammunition during the implementation of Search Warrant in relation to “Kontra Boga ” about 11:30 in the morning on Thursday, April 27, in Brgy. Pinangumhan, here.
Police identified the suspect as Nilo Viogela, 49, with live-in partner, farmer, and a resident of Brgy. Pinangumhan here.
The police said they implemented Search Warrant No. 04-2023 issued by Presiding Judge Luz P. Navarrete of the RTC, Branch 16, Naval, Biliran dated April 26, 2023, in the house/premises of the suspect for violation of RA 10591.
Recovered at the premises of the house of the victim were one .45 caliber marked Colt Automatic Pistol with Serial Number: 891352, two pcs magazine assembly for caliber .45, eight live ammunitions for caliber .45 pistol, one Holster Color Black, one sling bag color black, and one backpack color black.
The search was done in the presence of Barangay Kagawad Orlando C. Jadulco and Brgy. Kagawad Rey C. Corpin, all residents of Brgy. Pinangumhan here and witnessed by the respondent.
The arrested person was informed of the cause of his arrest and subsequently apprised of his Constitutional Rights. Thereafter, he was brought to CIDG Biliran PFU for appropriate documentation and proper disposition.