The jail guards are already being investigated, said the Police Regional Office.
The inspection of the detention cells located inside Camp Bonny Serrano, Brgy. Ibingay was conducted at 9 a.m. on Saturday, April 4.
It was led by joint elements of Provincial Investigation and Detective Management Division (PIDMD), Police Intelligence Branch (PIB), and the Provincial Public Safety Company (PPSC), all of Masbate Provincial Office.
Meanwhile, from detention cell number 2 were found: Php10,050 in cash, one unit of Samsung cellular phone, and assorted drug paraphernalia.
Police identified the occupants of said holding center as Lito Vasquez and Garry Franco.