At Sitio Bungalon, Brgy Divisoria, Cawayan, Masbate, 7:30 PM, Sunday, February 13, 2017, suspect, Edgar Flores y Ancero, 18 years old, single, jobless and resident of Brgy Camayabsan, Placer, Masbate was apprehended by the police operatives for illegal numbered game.
Elements of Cawayan MPS led by PO2 Amor R. Mangubat while in monitoring and surveillance operation on illegal gambling activities chanced upon and arrested the suspect in the act of collecting bet money for illegal numbers game locally known as lotteng.
Recovered from the possession of the suspect, were the following item, to wit:
a. Two (2) lotteng stubs marked “Lotto 1st 2” with bet numbers;
b. Bet cash money amounting three hundred fifty Pesos (Php 350.00) in different denomination; and
c. One (1) piece HBW 2000 black ballpen.
Arrested person and recovered items were brought to Cawayan MPS for proper disposition. Appropriate case is being prepared for filing before the Provincial Prosecutor’s Office.