2 nabbed for il­le­gal pos­ses­sion of firearms

Manila Bulletin - - Visayas News - By MIN­ERVA BC NEW­MAN

CEBU CITY — The Cebu Port Au­thor­ity (CPA) po­lice se­cu­rity of­fi­cers nabbed two per­sons at Pier 1 at about 6:30 p.m. Mon­day for il­le­gal pos­ses­sion of 21 un­doc­u­mented firearms bound for Oza­miz City.

Ac­cord­ing to Glenn Sarador, CPASe­cu­rity Di­vi­sion Man­ager, ar­rested were Euli­giano Bueno Ca­mance, 43, from Guina­cot, Danao City, and Richel Vallejo Puno, 40, of Si­tio Ilaya, Talam­ban, Cebu City.

Sarador told Manila Bul­letin that Puno as­sisted Ca­mance in bring­ing those un­doc­u­mented firearms com­posed of 17 pieces of cal­iber .45 and four units of cal­iber .38 at Pier-1 X-ray area.

The ar­rested per­sons are now de­tained at the tem­po­rary de­ten­tion fa­cil­ity of the CPA for pro­cess­ing for the fil­ing of cases to­mor­row, Sarador added.

Ca­mance and Puno will be charged with vi­o­la­tion of R.A.10591 or the Com­pre­hen­sive Firearms and Am­mu­ni­tions Reg­u­la­tions Act.

Ar­rest­ing of­fi­cers were CPA Port Po­lice of­fi­cers Jof­frie Rosell, Adolfo Abre­gana Jr. Alvin Mere­nillo and other In­tel­li­gence of­fi­cers.

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