MANDAUE CITY, Cebu — A man driving a cruiser was secured by the police at a checkpoint in Barangay Maguikay, Mandaue City past 5 a.m. today, January 3, after he was found conveying a gun and a gram of suspected illicit medication.
The Mandaue Police recognized the suspect as Jose Niño Comodas, 25, living in Barangay Tinago, Cebu City.
Police Staff Master Sergeant Julius Tradio, the case examiner from the Casuntingan Police (Station 4) of the Mandaue City Police Office, said Comodas was found conveying a .9mm bore gun with nine live ammo and was not able demonstrate a permit to claim or convey a gun.
He was additionally trapped possessing a gram of suspected shabu (gem meth), Tradio said.
Comodas is presently held at the Casuntingan Police Station pending the documenting of proper charges against him.