THE incumbent barangay councilor of Matab-ang, Toledo City was caught when operatives of the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) 7 served an arrest warrant yesterday morning.
Algerico Tanilon, 47, yielded a .45 pistol loaded with seven bullets and two magazines.
“There were complaints from his neighbors that he kept on brandishing his gun and carrying it everywhere,” said Chief Insp. Chuck Barandog, intelligence chief of the CIDG 7.
The warrant was issued by Judge Antonio Marigomen of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 61 in Bogo City.
Barandog revealed that they have a list of civilians, politicians and judiciaries who own unlicensed guns or guns with expired permits and they will be placed under surveillance. (JOB)
Published in the SunStar Cebu newspaper on November 15, 2017.
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