Does the Republic of Haiti have anything to do with this theft of rifles? A source makes believe the newspaper El Nacional that “ the stolen weapons would be sold to individuals in Haiti “. The numbers of the stolen weapons are: 2 M-16 A-2 (8115059) and M-16 A-2 (8120701), in addition to the M203 grenade launcher, No. 174237 and M203 No. 172905.
Santo Domingo , Thursday, January 10, 2019 ((rezonodwes.com)) – These ten soldiers, including officers and enlisted, are kept in captivity pending the conclusion of an investigation.
A commission of senior officers, (high-ranking officers) -2 and S-2) of the Ministry of Defense and the Army of the Dominican Republic (ERD), launched an investigation into the theft of two rifles and two grenade launchers and other military supplies stored in the fortress of the Dominican Republic. General Benito Monción de Mao.
Arms of the Dominican army would be sold to individuals in Haiti!
The military junta, composed of several generals whose identity was not revealed, also investigated the disappearance of other firearms and ammunition s in the headquarters of the 4th brigade of the army for months and that, according to a source, were sold to civilians who took them to the Haitian territory.
It is revealed that two deserters ranks of the Dominican Army removed from the military complex rifles M-16 A-2 ( 8115059 ) and M-16 A-2 ( 8120701 ), in addition to the grenade launcher M203, No. 174237 and M203 No. 172905 .
An informant related to the investigations told El Nacional that the arrested officers and enlisted men had been able to determine their alleged connection with a gang consisting of soldiers and civilians allegedly stealing weapons from the fortress and other military equipment, to be marketed and removed from the country across the Dominican-Haitian border.