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Aug 21, 2017

4 Arrests for Firearms in San Pedro, Corozal

Over two hundred rounds of ammunition and six firearms were taken off the streets during operations conducted across the country. A significant amount of those came from San Pedro, for which eighteen-year-old Aureliano Pascual and a seventeen-year-old female have been charged for kept unlicensed and prohibited firearm and ammunition without a gun license.

 

Edward Broaster

ACP Edward Broaster, Commander of Operations, Police Department

“We also managed to cease in San Pedro a point two-two-three rifle along with twenty-two rounds of two-two-three ammunition, ten point four-five ammunition and a seven point three-eighty round of ammunition. One individual was also intercepted with a satellite radio and a large amount of cash for which he was dealt with by Income Tax and so forth.”

 

Aureliano Pascual

Reporter

“Was this intelligence-based, sir, or just spot checks, so to speak?”

 

ACP Edward Broaster

“This was intelligence-based. As a matter of fact, two individuals were arrested in San Pedro for those firearms and ammunitions ceased. As well as two individuals arrested in Corozal for a nine millimeter pistol that was ceased.”

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