Man arrested for illegal possession of firearms, explosives in QC


Posted at Apr 02 2020 12:59 AM

MANILA - A man was arrested Wednesday for reportedly brandishing a gun inside Eastwood City Cyberpark in Quezon City.

An initial police report said that on March 30, the police received a complaint that the suspect, Jose delos Santos III, 44 years old and a resident of the building, brandished a long firearm inside the building and received a delivery that was not intended for him.

While investigating the incident, police received another report that the suspect returned with a long firearm on Wednesday, causing panic in the building.

Aside from the firearm, police also recovered a hand grenade from the suspect.

He will be charged with illegal possession of firearms and explosives. Police will also request for the revocation of his gun registration.