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7 ‘illegal gamblers’ nabbed in Consolacion, Cebu

SEVEN suspected illegal gamblers were caught at 5 p.m. Thursday, February 1, in Sitio Sta. Lucia in Barangay Poblacion Oriental, Consolacion town, Cebu.

Chief Inspector Gerard Ace Pelare, the town police commander, identified the suspects as Ricky Lajon Siyunn, 43; Gillermo Villahermosa Calipay, 41; Niel Gapo Parinasan, 32; Nelia Corong Patilan, 61; Edgar Branzuela Magdadaro, 42; Arvin Logarta Lumapas, 33; and Ella Corong Leano, 47.

The suspects were caught for playing an illegal card game, locally known as "tong-its."

Two decks of playing cards and bet money amounting to P500 were seized from them.

Suspects will be facing charges before the Office of the Provincial Prosecutor. (KAL/SunStar Cebu)

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