PIDDIG, Ilocos Norte, July 6, 2021– Lawmen confiscated assorted firearms and ammunition from a former militiaman during a search warrant operation at his house in the outskirt of this town.
The search team said the seized hot items include a Caliber .45 pistol, two 12-gauge shotguns, Caliber .30 carbine, and various ammunition.
When grilled, the ex-militiaman claimed that the seized weapons were pawned to him as collaterals.
It was learned that the suspect served as a member of the CAFGU (Civilian Armed Forces Geographical Unit) in 1988-1996. (tri-media report)