CITY OF SAN JOSE DEL MONTE, Bulacan — Three policemen together with two city employees were arrested in an illegal cockfight (tupada) in this city on Sunday.
Ronald Soriano, information officer of the city said that the arrested policemen and city employees were caught involved in an illegal cockfight in Herosville Subdivision, Barangay Gaya-Gaya in this city.
The policemen were identified as PO2 Michael Somido assigned at the National Capital Regional Police Office; PO1 Raymond Meneses, assigned at the Caloocan City Police Station; and PO1 Rhovel Araceli assigned at the Northern Police District.
Somido and Meneses service firearms, a 99mm Glock pistol and a 9mm Beretta pistol, were seized from them while several gaffs were recovered from Araceli.
The city employees arrested were identified as Albert Delos Reyes, a traffic aide who yielded a .40 caliber Bersa Thunder pistol and Amelito Bascon, a staff of the City Council.
Rodrigo Gojocruz, a civilian was also arrested and confiscated from them were five fighting cocks and several gaffs. (RONDA Balita Online News)