May 24, 2024

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Cops arrest contractor, seize cache of guns, grenade in Bulacan

By Jun Talusan

OPERATIVES of the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group Region 3 on Thursday arrested a contractor following the confiscation of a cache of firearms, grenade  and bullets in his house in Doña Remedios Trinidad, Bulacan.

Nabbed was Sonny Borinaga, 49, of Sitio Duplas, Bgy. Kalawakan, Doña Remedios Trinidad.

Members of the CIDG Bulacan Provincial Field Unit and the DRT police conducted the operation based on  a search warrant under under  OPLAN: Paglalansag Omega.

Seized were a hand grenade, four cal. .22 rifles,  57 live bullets for cal. .22 rifle, a magazine for cal. .22 rifle, a cal. .45 pistol, two  magazines for cal..45 pistol, two cal. .38 revolvers,  12 live ammunition for cal..38 revolver, a carbine rifle,  two  long magazines for carbine rifle,  two  short magazines for  carbine rifle,  25 live bullets for carbine rifle,  27 live bullets for cal. .45 pistol,  nine live bullets for cal. .9mm pistol,  21 live bullets for cal..380 revolver, a  12-gauge shotgun, and two live bullets for 12 gauge shotgun.

Borinaga and the seized pieces of evidence were brought to CIDG Malolos City  for documentation and proper disposition.

The suspect will be charged with violation of Republic Act 10591  or the Comprehensive Firearms and Ammunition Regulation Act.