2 nabbed for illegal possession of firearms
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.