Wilfredo Maralit, Customs Officer Who Lives in Garden Grove, Faces Federal Weapons Charges
Wilfredo Maralit has company: his brother, Rex-Gene Maralit, a New York City police officer, was also arrested by federal agents and there were attempts to pop a third brother, Arial Maralit, in the Philippines.
According to federal prosecutors, the three conspired to export high-powered weapons
from the U.S. to the Philippines without a license from the U.S. State Department. They are charged with federal counts of doing that as well as conspiring to engage in unlicensed firearms dealing.