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Dumaguete City, Philippines Tuesday, July 5, 2016
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Cops nab ‘swertres' runner

The Dumaguete City Police operatives arrested Elizardo Caro for violation of the illegal numbers game called “swertres” recently in Paunayan, Purok Sibaska, Barangay Bagacay, Dumaguete City.

Caro, 48 years old, male, married resident of Purok Matinabangon, Brgy.Calindagan was caught in the act for possessing one pad writing stubs with different three digit numbers game combination with corresponding bet, 10 twenty-peso bills, one cellphone Nokia brand, one motorcycle Honda wave 125 color grey bearing plate number T-71888, and one tally sheet with illegal numbers game combination with corresponding bet amount.

Arrested suspect is now in police custody for proper disposition.

Meanwhile, in Canlaon City, on  July 1, at 9 p.m., a carnapping incident was reported in Kabreca Cock Fighting Arena situated at Sitio Alibabay,  Brgy.  Mabigo, Canlaon City, Negros Oriental. 

The victim is Mario Bayarcal Campomanes, 23 yrs old, male,  single and a resident of Brgy.  Lumapao, this city.

Initial police investigation disclosed that on said time and date his motorcycle bearing plate no. 7H 5149 with MV File no.  0728-00000130581; engine no. RMC100CEBU00004132; Chassis no.  RMC100CEBU00004132; make: Racal which was parked at the place was stolen/carted away by unknown perpetrator/s.

Supt. Lugo reminded the motor owners to look out and safeguard their  personal belongings.

The acting chief encourages every owner to be more vigilant and more responsible by employing extra security measures to prevent unwarranted loss of MC and personal belongings.*RG


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