On July 1, 2021 at about 5:30PM, after receipt of a report from a Confidential Agent (CA) who acted as bettor in an illegal gambling activity (ONLINE SABONG) in Purok Moonglow, Brgy. Bag-ong Lungsod, Tandag City, Surigao del Sur, joint personnel of Provincial Special Operation Group (PSOG) led by PLT ROMER C ACOS-Team Leader and personnel of Tandag City Police Station led by PSSg Luzvimindo B Quiñonez-Intelligence personnel, conducted an anti-illegal gambling operation in the above mentioned place that resulted in the arrest of Three (3) suspects (BETTORS) namely; Joebert Estal Mendiola, male, 47 years old, married, jobless, Jomel Bollanday Cortes, male, 20 years old, single, fish laborer, both residents of Tandag City, Surigao del Sur, and Mark Gil Blasco Serrano, male, 27 years old, with live-in partner, jobless, and a resident of Purok San Francisco, Brgy. Gamut, Tago, Surigao del Sur and recovery of the following items to wit:
a. One (1) pc Realme Cellular Phone marked as JBC-1;
b. One (1) pc Globe Prepaid Wifi Modem marked as JBC-2;
c. One (1) pc Sony Flatscreen Television (TV) marked as JBC-3;
d. One (1) pc Remote Control for Television marked as JBC-3-A;
e. One (1) pc Plastic Container marked as JBC-4-A;
f. One (1) pc Wooden Box marked as JBC-4-B;
g. and Bet money amounting to Six Thousand Six Hundred Sixty Pesos (Php6,660.00) in different denominations marked as JBC-4-C.
3. The inventory and marking of evidence was done in an open space of the said establishment, duly witnessed by Brgy. Kagawad of Brgy. Bag-ong Lungsod named Robin Orozco Maratas, male, 67 years old, widower, and a resident of Brgy. Bag-ong Lungsod and in the presence of the Three (3) suspects as well.