Weapons theft suspects includes police officer

A police officer is one of two suspects in the theft by trickery of weapons at a Hatillo police station June 15.

Judicial agents detains two men Tuesday and said Wednesday afternoon that they had located the stolen weapons hidden in a vacant lot

The theft took place when a man dressed as a Fuerza Pública officer entered the police station in Hatillo and asked for weapons from the armory there.He received a 9-mm. pitol and an Uzi submachine gun, police said at the time. The man left with the guns with out arousing suspicion.

The suspects were identified by the last names of Concepción Cruz and Fallas Fonseca. Prosecutors asked a judge to hold the men in preventative detention during an afternoon session Wednesday. Fallas is the police officer.

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