Albay SK chairman arrested for causing raucous at ECQ barricade

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Published March 26, 2020, 11:04 AM

By Nino Luces

LEGAZPI CITY, Albay – An incumbent Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) chairman was arrested, and is now facing a case for serious disobedience to an agent of a person in authority after removing and kicking a checkpoint barricade in Rapu-Rapu town, Albay province on Wednesday afternoon.

Police Captain Dexter Panganiban, Albay Police Provincial Office (APPO) said the suspect identified as Amando Echemane, SK chairman of Barangay Lagundi, was allegedly drunk when the incident happened.

Panganiban said that Barangay Captain Felimon Bismonte had earlier sought for police assistance through phone call about the abuse being committed by the suspect against a duty barangay tanod at an enhanced community quarantine checkpoint. Lagundi was also said to have kicked one of the barricades

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