Four persons were arrested at about 11:06 a.m. yesterday in Purok Greenfield, Barangay Tangub, Bacolod City, for allegedly engaging in illegal cockfighting.
Operatives of the Bacolod City Police Office’s Intelligence Section nabbed Aleen Arguelles, Jeffry Jaroy, Rico Bilocora, and Inocencio Morales, a report from Police Regional Office-6 said.
Confiscated from the suspects were two fighting cocks, medicine, gaffs, and P5,000 in bet money, police records show.
Arguelles, Jaroy, Bilocora, and Morales are now detained at the custodial facility of Station 8, the police said.
Meanwhile, a teenager was served a warrant of arrest for drug charges at the Social Development Center in Bacolod, Friday.
The arrest warrant for the 17-year-old boy was issued by Judge Phoebe Gargantiel-Balbin of Bacolod Regional Trial Court Branch 41, with no bail recommended, police records show.*
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