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Wednesday, 18 February 2015 11:57

A boat passenger was arrested at the terminal of the Zamboanga City port area for possession of ammunition Monday afternoon.

Arrested was Alnazis Jalas y Egil, 21, single, of Pasiangan, Bongao, Tawi-Tawi.

A police report disclosed that Jalas entered the terminal around 5:50 p.m.. However the x-ray machine operator identified as Reynaldo Tibay y Due Jose noticed a suspicious box inside Jalas’ bag that went through the machine.

Tinay reported it to Tiffany Jamahali of the port police for verification.

When they asked Jalas to open his bag, a small box containing 498 rounds of reloaded bullets of caliber 40 pistol was found..

Jalas told the police that it was intended for a shooting competition in Bongao.

Police have readied charge for violation of illegal possession of ammunition against Jalas. —  Dan Toribio