Armed RIT men nabbed

February 16, 2020

TWO armed motorcycle-riding men were arrested by policemen manning a checkpoint in Cagayan de Oro City around 4 a.m. yesterday, the Police Regional Office 10 reported.

According to PRO10 director, Brigadier General Rolando B. Anduyan, suspects Ronald Buntgag, 33, and Romel Tabobo,35, both residents of Purok 11, Baloy, Tablon, Cagayan de Oro City are now facing criminal charges for violation of Republic Act 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002 and RA 10591 or the Comprehensive Firearms and Ammunition Regulations Act of 2013 after they were found in possession of illegal firearm and drugs.

Anduyan said that the two were on board a motorcycle with plate no. 1375 KB when they were accosted by a team of policemen led by Executive Master Sergeant Antonio Cahanap who were then manning an anti-criminality checkpoint in the area.