Suspect in shooting nabbed PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 04 November 2015 11:48

by DAN TORIBIO JR.

 

Men of the Tetuan Police Station led by Supt. Nonito Asdai arrested yesterday a suspected drug pusher who was also tagged as the gunman invoved in a shooting incident nine months ago in Arena Blanco.

Police identified the suspect as Totoh Muhalam, married, of Arena Blanco.

Initial police report said that the arresting team confiscated shabu, drug paraphernalia and marked money from Muhalam’s possession.

Asdai said that during the arrest of Muhalam, Eduardo Enriquez, positively identified him as the gunman who shot him (Enriquez) nine months ago in the same place.

Muhalam also admitted the crime saying the shooting was due to a non-payment of debt.

Police said that Muhalam’s wife will also be placed under investigation for possible inclusion in the filing of charges in court.

The seized items were forwarded to the 9th PNP Crime Laboratory for examination. – Dan Toribio Jr.