PARACALE, Camarines Norte–The barangay officials of Gamus, this town, led by Punong Barangay Gil Eran has apprehended Marlor Ambrosio y Servilla, 32, single, jobless and a resident of Purok 5, Brgy. Pambuan, for violation of RA 9516 (Illegal Possession of Explosive or Incendiary Device).
According to the report furnished to BICOL STANDARD, Ambrosio was apprehended while in the act of selling 32 pieces of blasting caps together with at least 30 meters of detonating cord used to explode dynamite.
The investigation also reveals that when the suspect was arrested, he could not show any pertinent document that would prove that he is allowed to possess and sell the said explosive devices.
This incident was recorded last June 7, at about 5 p.m. at the above mentioned barangay.
The suspect, together with the confiscated illegal items, were turned over to the Paracale MPS for proper disposition.--BICOLSTANDARD.COM