Bizman caught sneaking gun into boat PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 14 October 2015 14:39

A businessman was arrested at the terminal of the Zamboanga wharf after he was caught trying to sneak into a vessel  an unlicensed gun Monday night.

Arrested was Marrah Abdurasid y Wasdinna, married, of Bato-Bato, Jolo, Sulu.

Port police confiscated from Abdurasid’s possession a .45 caliber pistol with two bullets in the magazine.

Initial investigation showed that Abdurasid entered the terminal passing through an x-ray machine.

X-ray operators Ellaine Asio and Khenkar Ladjabangsa told the police that while the bag of Abdurasid passed through the machine, they noticed a pistol concealed inside.

Upon verification, port police discovered that it was a gun with no legal papers.

Abdurasid was taken to the police station and was turned over to the investigator as well as the gun.

Port police also handed the bag of the suspect containing some clothes.

Abdurasid was detained pending the filing of charges in court. – Dan Toribio