232 nabbed in Bicol anti-illegal gambling drive.
Police arrested 232 people in anti-illegal gambling operations in the Bicol Region from Feb. 3 to 18, Senior Inspector Maria Luisa Calubaquib, Bicol police sokesperson, said on Monday.
In Albay, 11 operations rounded up 38 individuals and P6,434 in bet money.
In Camarines Norte, 46 persons were held with bet money amounting to P3,226.
In Camarines Sur, 69 were arrested and yielded P6,277 bet money.
In Catanduanes, only 10 individuals were nabbed but yielded P19,431.50.
In Masbate, 19 were arrested with P4,832 confiscated.
In Naga City, 23 alleged gamblers were put behind bars with P6,270 bet money seized.
In Sorsogon, police arrested 27 but only P1,371 bet money was seized.
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|Publication:||Philippines Daily Inquirer (Makati City, Philippines)|
|Date:||Feb 20, 2017|
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