Friday July 20, 2018

Suspected assassin, 1 other arrested

A SUSPECTED assassin and another person were arrested by authorities on Wednesday in a village in Zamboanga City.

Police identified Elvin Sebastian, who carries the aliases Gilbert and Buddah, 41, and Eduardo Enriquez, 45.

Sebastian is listed as the number three most wanted person in Zamboanga City and has a standing warrant of arrest for the crime of murder.

They were arrested around 4 p.m. Tuesday in the village of Mampang, east of Zamboanga City.

Confiscated from Sebastian’s possession were a caliber .38 revolver with ammunition, a fragmentation grenade, two mobile phones, amulet, and a sachet of dried marijuana leaves, the police said.

The police said Enriquez, who happened to be in the vicinity of Sebastian’s residence, was arrested for possession of illegal drugs.

The police confiscated from the possession of Enriquez 12 small-sized sachets of suspected shabu. (SunStar Philippines)