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2 caught for ‘sabong’

July 13, 2020 - Monday 12:07 PM by MDM

Article Banner Image PNP identified the violators as Jason Paraiso, 22 years old, vendor and Gemar Surbano Carbonel, 32 years, laborer. PHOTOS COURTESY OF BUHANGIN POLICE STATION

DAVAO CITY - Two persons were caught on Sunday by operatives of Philippine National Police for engaging in illegal cockfighting or ‘sabong’ at Barangay Communal.

Arrested were Jason Paraiso, 22 years old, vendor and  Gemar Surbano Carbonel, 32 years, laborer. Both are residents of said barangay.

Acting on a complaint lodged by a concerned citizen, PNP motorcycle patrollers, under the direct supervision of Buhangin police station commander Police Major Estrello B. Ramiso, immediately proceeded to the area and saw a group of male persons conducting the illegal activity.

Seized from their possession were two pieces of Gaff for cock fighting, one Plastic Box, Nine pieces of Gaff ties and bet money worth P300.00.

Violators are now in police custody as authorities prepare to file charges against them for violation of PD 1602.