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Police find gun on man stopped for urinating in public

Playa del Carmen, Q.R. — A man stopped by police for urinating in public has been arrested after he was found carrying a firearm.

Municipal Preventive Police report seeing the man along avenida Universidades near the entrance to fraccionamiento Villa Maya II where he was caught urinating in public behind a truck. Police approached the man, warning him that he was committing a fault.

It was during a review of his person that police found a 9mm gun tucked inside his belt. The man has been identified as 46-year-old Oscar R. L. from Oaxaca. Police proceeded to search the Quintana Roo-plated vehicle he was driving, but did not find anything.

Oscar was arrested and handed over to the Federal Public Ministry.