On March 5, 2017, 1:30 PM, at Barangay Bagacay, Mobo, Masbate, Emerson David y Palanigo, 57 years old, married, farmer (Gaffer); and Antonio Macadat y Tumbaga, 58 years old, Referee/Sentenciador, both residents of said place were apprehended for illegal cockfighting activity by the PNP.
The elements of Mobo MPS led by PO3 Richmond L Espiel conducted an Anti-illegal gambling operation and were able to apprehended the suspects while actually engaging in cockfighting activity locally know as Tupada.
Recovered pieces of evidence were: One (1) shoulder bag, color blue, containing four (4) pieces gaffs and other cockfighting paraphernalia; two (2) wounded fighting cocks, both color red, with gaffs and scabbards color purple and green attached on its legs.
Arrested suspects together with the recovered pieces of evidence were brought to Mobo MPS for proper disposition. Appropriate case is being prepared against them.