Another gun ban violator nabbed PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 31 January 2013 15:05

Police under City Police Director Sr. Supt. Edwin De Ocampo arrested another gun ban violator during a police operation at Sitio Buggok, Sta. Catalina last Tuesday night.
Arrested was Jairulla Habibula also known as Jai, 42, married. He was nabbed by men of the City Anti-illegal Drugs Special Operation Task Force led by Sr. Insp. Elmer Solon around 9:30 p.m.

Solon and his men swooped down on Sitio Buggok to serve a warrant of arrest for violation of Section 5, Article II of the Republic Act 9165 otherwise known as the Comprehensive Dangerous Act with Case No. 27426.

The warrant was issued by Judge Eric Elumba of the Regional Trial Court Branch 13 on January 3, 2013.

However, during his arrest, policemen recovered from Habibula’s possession a 9 mm pistol without serial number loaded with six rounds of ammunition.
Habibula was taken to the central police station for investigation and proper turnover to the court.

De Ocampo said that Habibula is the 4th person who were arrested in connection with the nationwide Comelec gun ban. – Dan Toribio Jr.