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Armed man who fled police caught in Cancun

Cancun, Q.R. — A man who attempted to allude Cancun police was arrested in possession of a .380 caliber pistol, four stocked magazines and a knife.

The man was taken into custody along Guayacán Avenue after being caught by authorities. Police say the man, 40-year-old Camilo N from Chihuahua, attempted to speed away at the sight of the officials. His attempt to flee caught their attention, leading to a chase and his subsequent arrest.

Once he was arrested, police inspected his vehicle and found the firearm with the ammunition and the knife. His permit to carry the firearm was expired. He is reported to be a bodyguard / escort by trade. He was placed at the disposal of the ministerial authority for firearm violations.