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Guns seized at Cagayan freeport

/ 07:25 AM July 08, 2018

A cache of firearms was seized by personnel of the Cagayan Economic Zone Authority (Ceza) at the Lal-lo airport in Cagayan province last week.

Ceza administrator Raul Lambino said Ceza personnel intercepted seven boxes with M16 rifles and handguns that were about to be flown out by a group of Chinese individuals at the Cagayan North International Airport in Lal-lo town on June 28.

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“Our personnel took the boxes after the carriers refused to have them inspected. The boxes were declared to contain dragon fruits and old casino chips,” Lambino said. —Melvin Gascon

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