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Cache of firearms, bullets seized from 75-year-old man in Masbate

By: - Correspondent / @msarguellesINQ
/ 10:17 AM October 20, 2019

LEGAZPI CITY — A cache of firearms and ammunition was confiscated by police from a 75-year-old man in his home in San Fernando town in Masbate province, a police report said Sunday.

Police armed with a search warrant arrested Dencio Ramiso after they found various types of guns and bullets in his residence in Barangay (village) Talisay, according to Major Maria Luisa Calubaquib, Bicol police spokesperson.

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Calubaquib, in a phone interview on Sunday, said police operatives swooped down the suspect’s residence Friday night.

The search yielded two rifle grenade launchers, an M203 grenade launcher, a .38 caliber handgun, a .22 caliber pistol and assorted ammunition.

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The suspect is facing charges for illegal possession of high powered firearms. /je

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