BACOLOD City – Two individuals were arrested over illegal gambling in Barangay Buenavista, Escalante City, Negros Occidental.
They were the 71-year-old Remedios Berdensin and 42-year-old Joel Castro, both residents of Buenavista, a police report showed.
Officers from the Escalante City police station nabbed Berdensin and Castro after they were caught engaging in jai-alai on Jan. 11, the report added.
Recovered from the two were P162 gambling money, tally sheets and tipsters.
Berdensin and Castro were detained in the lockup facility of the city police station./PN