SIBU, June 20: An unemployed man has been apprehended for allegedly in possession of homemade firearms on Friday.
Sibu District deputy police chief Supt Collin Babat said at about 11.45 pm last night, a police team made a raid on a longhouse in Mile 16, Jalan Oya and arrested the 31-year-old suspect.
“An investigation on the suspect resulted in the seizure of a homemade shotgun in his bedroom, a pump gun, 21 marbles and a pouch in the ceiling,” he added
The suspect does not have a permit to own the firearms.
Supt Collin said the suspect is being remanded for investigation under Section 8 (a) of the Firearms Act 1960. -DayakDaily