Man arrested for illegal possession of guns-A A +A
Tuesday, August 21, 2012
CANDABA – The local police here recently arrested a man for illegal possession of firearms.
Superintendent Henry Flores, town’s chief of police, identified the suspect as Joselito Salaysay, 44, married and a resident of Sitio 3 Baranagay Mangga this town.
Initial investigation showed that Leilanie Salaysay, 32, victim and wife of the suspect, sought the assistance of police after she was allegedly threatened by the suspect with a gun pointed at her head.
As this developed, authorities proceeded to the scene. Recovered from the suspect was a loaded .45 caliber pistol tucked in his right waist.
The suspect was arrested immediately after failing to present documents for owning the gun and ammo. Instead, he showed a Firearm Licensed Card bearing the name of one Michael Angelo Isaac.
The suspect was taken to the police station for further investigation and filing of appropriate charges.
Published in the Sun.Star Pampanga newspaper on August 22, 2012.