Tourist van operator arrested for illegal possession of firearms

By: Benjie Talisic May 17,2017 - 12:28 PM

The Criminal Investigation and Detection Unit in Central Visayas (CIDG-7) arrested an owner of a tourist van for alleged illegal possession of firearms in Barangay Kalunasan, Cebu City on Tuesday morning.

Operatives found a .45 caliber gun with one magazine and a live ammunition during a search at the house of Mark Anthong Buyo, 32, at Barangay Kalunasan, Cebu City at 8 a.m. Tuesday.

The operatives acted through a search warrant issued by Judge Gilbert Moises of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 18 in Cebu City.

Buyo is now under investigation and is being detained at the CIDG-7 office pending the filling of appropriate charges against him.

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