Dumangas house yields guns, ammos

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

* holster

* magazine pouch

Police were still searching for Bucana as of this writing.

Dumangas police station took custody of all the recovered items./PN