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Monday, April 27, 2015

House of former Masbate mayor ransacked; high-powered firearms stolen

ESPERANZA, Masbate –Unidentified persons have ransacked the residence of former town mayor Mac John Seachon y Chan, 38 years old, single of Barangay Agoho, this town at around 6:40 p.m. last Saturday, April 25.

Emmie Manatay y Epe, caretaker of the house told the investigators that the robbers entered the house by destroying the metal screen of the front window.

The suspects carted away the several firearms, including a caliber 3.36mm rifle (M16) HPRF/COLT, with serial number 9011043; a caliber 5.56mm rifle (M16) HPRFL/COLT, with may serial number 49068531; and a caliber .45 pistol TMSON, with serial number 881228.

Said firearms are all registered under the name of Mac John Seachon y Chan.

Apart for the firearms, the robbers were also stole P2,000 cash from the said residence, police said.

At presstime, the suspects are yet to be identified.

An investigation of this incident is still underway. (BICOLSTANDARD.COM)

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