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Bus conductor arrested for posing as NBI agent

/ 05:03 AM September 03, 2018

The Quezon City police arrested on Saturday a man who pretended to be an agent of the National Bureau of Investigation just to avoid apprehension.

Displaying an NBI badge and a gun, Delmar Limbaga almost convinced the police but he failed to show an NBI identification card to prove his claim.

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The 23-year-old Limbaga, who was really a bus conductor, had been flagged at a checkpoint on Bicol Street at Barangay Commonwealth around 5:45 p.m. on Saturday. He was reportedly not wearing a motorcycle helmet at that time.

The police said he introduced himself as an NBI agent, presenting a badge as proof although he could not show an ID card from the bureau.

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Aside from usurpation of authority and violation of the Motorcycle Helmet Act, Limbaga would also be charged with illegal possession of firearms after he yielded a .45-caliber firearm. — WITH A REPORT FROM CEDRIX PEREZ

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