Elements of the City Mobile Force Company (CMFC) of the Cagayan de Oro City Police Office (COCPO) seized several homemade firearms during a raid at residence in Macapaya in Barangay Camaman-an last Friday, October 15, 2021.
In a press release, PCol Aaron M. Mandia, Acting City Director of COCPO, stated that CMFC personnel led by PLt Emmanuel Murillo armed with a Search Warrant issued by Presiding Judge Dennis Alcantar, executed the search at the residence of a certain Jerry N. Gomez aka Jergoms, of legal age, married and a resident of B10, H35 Phase 2, Macapaya, Camaman-an, Cagayan de Oro City.
Seized were one (1) improvised homemade sumpak, one (1) 1911 Replika cal 45 w/ brand Colt 9mm.
The said items are now under the custody of the PNP Crime Laboratory and the issuing court for proper case filing.
PCol. Mandia advises the general public to surrender any undocumented firearms, ammunitions, improvised devises or any similar devices to proper authority. He also encouraged the general public to report any individual known in possesion of any illegal devices in their community and coordinate with the nearest Police Station or thru COCPO Hotline # 0917-771-3663.