Monday, November 13, 2017
ILOILO City – Police seized firearms and ammunition, among other items, from a house in Barangay Calao, Dumangas, Iloilo.
The house owner – 46-year-old Jonathan Bucana – was suspected of violating the Comprehensive Firearms and Ammunition Regulation Act, a police report showed.
Wielding a search warrant, operatives of the Dumangas police station and the Special Operations Group of the Iloilo Police Provincial Office swooped down on the house at 2 p.m. yesterday but Bucana was not there.
They recovered the following:
* .45 pistol
* .38 revolver
* magazine assembly for a .45 pistol
* 24 live cartridges for a .45 pistol
* .45 pistol ammunition box
* 28 live cartridges for a .38 revolver
* 6-inch fan knife
* magazine pouch
Police were still searching for Bucana as of this writing.
Dumangas police station took custody of all the recovered items./PN