Cops sue 2 men for illegal gun possession-A A +A
Monday, September 30, 2013
CHARGES had been filed before the City Prosecutor’s Office in Island Garden City of Samal (Igacos) against two men for illegal possession of firearms.
The suspects were identified as Alfredo Villafuerte Care, 29, and Oscar Andrade Buragay, 49, in-charge of a livestock, resident of Purok 2 in Barangay Catagman in Samal District, Igacos.
Superintendent Roland Agohob, chief of the Samal Police Station, in a text message, said the two suspects were brought before the prosecution office in Igacos on Friday for inquest proceedings.
Agohob said the two suspects were arrested last September 26 in a joint operation of the Samal Police Station, Samal Task Group, Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG), and Intelligence Unit of the Police Regional Office (PRO) against person with loose firearms, at Purok 1B in Barangay Balet, Babak District, Igacos at around 3:40 p.m. following a report from a concerned citizen.
Confiscated from the possession of the suspects were two .45 caliber handgun.
The two suspects are now detained at the Babak Police Substation for their proper disposition. (Ivy C. Tejano)
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on September 30, 2013.