The Police Regional Office 7 announces on Friday that a notorious gun-seller in Danao City, Cebu was arrested Thursday evening, October 8.
Danao City Police Station under Cebu Police Provincial Office conducted a buy-bust operation for violation of R.A. 10591 in Sitio Cogon, Brgy. Guinsay, Danao City at around 8:00 PM of October 8, 2020 that resulted in the arrest of AHMED REPASO MARTEL, 35 years old and a notorious gun-seller in the area.
The operation yielded the confiscation of the following items from AHMED REPASO MARTEL:
a. Fifteen (15) pcs of .9mm caliber pistol Six (6) pcs of which with markings ARMSCOR and serial numbers 1199892, 1199896, 1190844, 1199893, 1190847, 1199898; Nine (9) of which without markings and serial number (3pcs has no magazine)
b. One (1) pc .45 caliber pistol with marking 85 COLT MK IV and serial number 384296)
c. Two (2) pcs shot gun with markings AKKAR and serial number 8567475 and 8587478
d. Two (2) pcs .38 cal revolver with markings PROTECTOR and without serial number .
e. Also recovered from the suspect was the bundle of faux money worth (Php 158,000) with 1,000 peso on top of it bearing serial number GJ788580 used as buy-bust marked money.
PBGEN ALBERT IGNATIUS FERRO, PRO7 Regional Director in a press briefing commended Danao City Police Station for the arrest of AHMED REPASO MARTEL.
“Ang inyong Amigo Cops dili mohunong ilabi na ning kampanya batok sa droga ug mga paltik na armas. GIIGNAN NA KAMO, NGA HUNONG NA! KAMI NA INYONG KAPULISAN DINHI SA REHIYON SIETE DILI MAGUDHA-DUHA SA PAGGUKOD NINYO! TAGSA TAGSA-ON TAMO!,” he added.