Thursday, August 7, 2014

3 arrested in Labo for illegal gambling

LABO, CAMARINES NORTE – Three persons were arrested in this town at around 4 PM yesterday for allegedly engaging in the illegal game "cara y cruz" or "anas."

Photo courtesy of Labo PNP
The suspects, Angelito Mesa y Pagadora, 44, of P-3, Masalong, Labo; Elvin Baay y Aquilar, 37, of P-2 Malancao, Basud, Labo; Arlando Octa y Efondo, 28, of P-4 Malangcao, Basyd were caught while playing said game by elements of Labo Municipal Police Station.

The authorities confiscated from the suspects a concrete cement block known as "anasan," three old 25-centavo coins, and cash amounting to P450 in different denominations.

The PNP is now preparing a case for the violation of Presidential Decree 1602 against the suspects. –BICOLSTANDARD.COM
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