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2 held for illegal possession of firearms in Cagayan town

By: - Correspondent / @VillVisayaJrINQ
/ 04:42 PM March 14, 2021

TUGUEGARAO CITY — A 40-year-old suspected gunrunner and member of a gun-for-hire group was arrested in Rizal town, Cagayan province on Saturday, police said.

The suspect, who was identified as Ronald Gannaban, a resident of Barangay Illuru, was caught with illegal guns and explosives during the arrest that was based on a search warrant.

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Seized from Gannaban were two hand grenades, a loaded .38-caliber handgun, and 19 bullets for M-16 Armalite rifle.

In Gattaran town, also in Cagayan, a certain Jimmy de los Santos, 51, was also arrested after he yielded an unlicensed gun in Barangay Naddungan.

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Both Gannaban and De los Santos would be charged with illegal possession of firearms and explosives, and were placed in police custody.

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