first_imgOfficers of the municipal police stationserved the warrant in relation to attempted homicide charge Tupas faces, thereport added. The suspect was now detained in thelockup cell of the Barotac Viejo police station./PN ILOILO City – An officer of the Bureauof Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) Region 6 was arrested in Barangay SanJuan, Barotac Viejo, Iloilo. Tupas, 35, was assigned at the BarotacViejo District Jail. He was the suspect in the shooting of Ernesto Pescado, 49,of Barangay Vista Alegre, Barotac Viejo on Aug. 15.center_img The shooting happened at around 12:30a.m. Pescado was about to board his motorcycle when he was attacked by Tupas –who was reportedly drunk. Responding policemen recovered from Tupas his servicefirearm, a .45 pistol. Jail Officer Ryan Tupas, a resident ofthe village, was caught on the strength of an arrest warrant around 11 a.m. onTuesday, a police report showed. last_img