Police nab Elderly for illegal gambling Print
Monday, 11 September 2017 16:13

By DAN TORIBIO

A 64-year-old man was arrested after he was caught collecting bets for illegal swertres inside a market during an entrapment operation in barangay Zone 1 on Saturday morning.

Police identified the suspect as Romeo Mangusan Laab, alias “Mo”, of Mampang.

Laab was arrested by men of the Central Police Station and Zamboanga City Police Office at around 9:40 in the morning.

Police confiscated from his possession assorted illegal swertress paraphernalia, bet money of P350, a cellphone, identification cards and the P50 marked money.

The suspect is now detained at the Central Police Station.

Police have readied charges against Romeo in court. – Dan Toribio