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Fukuoka Residents Evacuated After Discovery of Weapons Cache

Photo taken June 28, 2012, shows an area in Kitakyushu, Fukuoka Prefecture, where a rocket launcher, five handguns and tens of rounds of ammunition were found in an apartment during a police investigation into gangster activity. Nearly 200 residents were temporarily evacuated after police found the firearms and ammunition when they visited the apartment in a residential area.