"Tong-its" players arrested PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 24 February 2017 11:37

Police arrested three persons for playing “tong-its,” a card game, beside the Integrated Bus Terminal in barangay Divisoria last Wednesday.

Divisoria police identified the suspects as Wilbert Basilio delos Santos, 48; Alexander Bacariza Alap-ap, 54; and Floro Macahasa Egera, 47.

The three were arrested during an anti-gambling operation under Oplan Galugad launched by personnel of Zamboanga city Police Station 5 in Divisoria.

Police confiscated bet money and a set of playing cards from the suspects.

The suspects were detained at the Divisoria Police Station pending the filing of charges. (E-media)