TALISAY, Batangas -- A lady barangay kagawad and two another were nabbed by authorities while the village chief was able to escape during an anti-illegal gambling operation in Bgy. Poblacion 6 here the other day.
Talisay Municipal Police Station head cop Senior Insp. Aldrin Jay B. Baesa identified the suspects as village kagawad Rose Anne Mendoza Panghulan, Wenceslao Cantamvieja Layusa, and Gian De Ocampo Tenorio.
Baysa said they arrested the suspects while conducting a police operation against illegal gambling (color game) while Bgy, Chairwoman Tess Paghulan , the alleged operator was able to escape and is now being hunted.
Police recovered the coloedr game board, colored dice and bet money amounting to P1,560 in different denominations.