The bust is in connection with the prior confiscation of 22 guns from a couple driving to Mandalay.
Married couple planned to sell weapons, says officer.
The couple is released after police downgrade the charges against them.
Police confirm a Muslim man was assaulted, but deny media reports that the attack was led by ultranationalist Buddhist monk group Ma Ba Tha.
Three reporters appear in court to establish trial date.
Pictures of people stealing food and drinks circulate on social media.
Reporters say the police have no right to throw out their case against a Myanmar Army soldier for alleged unlawful surveillance.
Explore the publications currently being threatened in Myanmar’s courts.
Police find largest haul of narcotics in Mandalay after a couple was arrested in Shan State last week.
After attending a trial, seven men request a police escort, and the new head of the station reportedly assigned an unarmed private to accompany them.
An investigation is being carried out in response to allegations that a staff officer has collected 300,000 kyats from each new recruit.
Gang attacks group of seven men in downtown Sittwe.
Family members speak out against police claim that retired policeman killed his wife and sons before committing suicide.
Authorities in Paung Township are searching for five escapees who attacked a police officer with a hammer to escape.
Legal experts and members of the press denounce statements made by NLD senior member U Win Htein.