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Marshals gearing up, packing M-16s

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by Mindy Aguon

Guam - Marshals with the Judiciary of Guam will be packing heat.  The marshals are the recipient of 12 M-16 rifles which have been transferred from the Defense Reutilization and Marketing Service, which is part of the Defense Logistics Agency.

Deputy Marshal II Vince Naputi says the addition of the M-16s will enable the marshals division to more effectively respond to high level threats including high-risk warrants, provide executive and witness protection and assisting other law enforcement entities.

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