FESAGS cops seize five ‘paltik’ guns from guards PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 03 August 2013 11:20

The Police Regional Office-9’s Firearms Explosives Security Agency Guard Section (PRO 9-FESAGS) confiscated Thursday night.five home-made guns (paltik) that came from Danao City

SPO1 Manolito  MR. Mariwa disclosed that the confiscation of the guns took place during inspection of security guards assigned in the different establishments in this city.

Mariwa  said the inspection was directed by Chief Insp. Ariel T. Huesca Jr., chief of PRO9-FESAGS.

According to Mariwa,  the random and surprise operation was led by Insp. Ventura Galabin.

He said this operation is a continuing activity of FESAGS against unlicensed firearms and illegal possession of undocumented firearms.

Mariwa said during the operation, security guards detailed in establishments were inspected one by one by the FESAGS team and five of them can not produce document on the paltik guns from Danao City.

He added that since July 15, FESAGS has seized 15 firearms with expired licenses from security guards in the city. The 15 firearms are: three shotguns and 12 revolvers.

Similar operations are being carried out in other cities and provinces in Zamboanga Peninsula. — Allen Abastillas