Quezon City policemen who were about to serve warrant of arrest for slight physical injury case against former PBA star Paul “Bong” Alvarez caught the latter with two others while allegedly in a pot session inside a barber shop in Bgy. Sikatuna Village on Saturday night.
Quezon City Police District (QCPD) director Chief Supt. Guillermo Lorenzo T. Eleazar said Alvarez was arrested at around 10:10 p.m. inside Friend Estima Barber Shop on Anonas Extension corner V. Luna Street in Bgy. Sikatuna Village, QC.
He was reportedly having a pot session with two other persons, identified as Mohammad Dana and Ray Allan Cruz.
Eleazar said operatives of District Special Operations Unit were about to serve a warrant of arrest against Alvarez for slight physical injury issued by Judge Don Ace Mariano Alagar of Municipal Trial Court Branch 42. But authorities caught Alvarez in the act of using illegal drugs.
The slight physical injury case was reportedly filed by a certain John Dagondon Mendoza, of 144 Kalantiaw St., Project 4, Quezon City.
A report gathered from the QCPD Station 10 showed that Alvarez was arrested on October 2, 2016 at around 1 a.m. inside Historia Bar located along Sgt. Esguerra St. corner Timog Avenue, Bgy. South Triangle, QC, upon the complaint of Mendoza.
Alvarez was granted his temporary liberty after posting bail on October 15, 2016.