QC cop arrested after pointing gun at civilians

Posted at 11/18/2012 1:38 PM | Updated as of 11/18/2012 1:38 PM

MANILA, Philippines – A Quezon City Police cop was arrested after he pointed a gun at civilians in Barangay 172, Caloocan City.

According to Francis Lagait, one of the victims, Police Senior Inspector Jun Fortunato dashed after them at Samuel Street after accusing the civilians of throwing a stone at him.

After Lagait and his companions denied the accusations, the reportedly intoxicated cop allegedly hit them and pointed an armalite at them.

The Caloocan Police recovered an armalite and a .9 mm pistol from Fortunato.

Fortunato will be facing several charges follownig the incident. – from a report by Eric Dastas, dzMM