Zamboanga City - Intelligence operatives and Alert Team of Divisoria Police Station 5 led by Police Inspector Erwin Abrasado conducted an operation against illegal gambling specifically on illegal cock fighting locally known as “Tarian” at Sitio Lumiyap in Barangay Divisoria at about 11:00 in the morning of December 14, 2014. The operators and bettors scuttled to different directions upon sensing the arrival of the raiding team. Five fighting cocks left in the area were brought to said station and culled as per City Ordinance No. 242.
Zamboanga City – The ZCPO Anti-Vice Section led by Police Inspector Albert Alfaro conducted an operation against illegal gambling locally known as “tong-its” in Barangay Sto. Niño at about 2:30 PM. on December 15, 2014. This resulted in the arrest of Ramil Raveche y Torres, 42, and Edgardo Rubio y Emotin, 47, both residents of said place, while other players/bettors managed to escape. Recovered were 52 cards, bet money, two tables, and chairs.
-with report from PO2 Radzben S Jul, RPIO9