Two riding-in-tandem men were arrested by police authorities in Escalante City during a regular checkpoint about 3:40PM, Sunday for illegal possession of guns.
Reports revealed Ricky Apili, 32, of Purok Sinalsagan, Brgy. Puey, Sagay City and Aguinaldo Romalis, 30, of Crossing Valderama, Brgy. Luna, Cadiz City were collared by policemen during the conduct of checkpoint along Crossing Aya, Brgy. Hacienda Fe in Escalante City. The suspects allegedly possessed a .357 caliber revolver each with six live ammunitions for .357 caliber and five live ammunitions for .35 caliber.