INSTEAD of being quarantined at home, five men who defied the order will now have to be quarantined inside a detention cell after they were arrested the other day at the Parola Compound in Tondo,Manila for illegal cockfighting.
PLtCol Magno Gallora Jr.,station commander of the Manila Police District-Police Station 2, identified the suspects as Jose Gerry Quilator, 48; Reynaldo Francisco, 43; Gijainquit Bacordo, 49; Arnel Ganab, 35 and Sofronio Orquino,49.
It was learned that the five were nabbed at the height of the enhanced community quarantine. Authorities saw them huddling also in violation of the required social distancing and when the cops approached, they were caught holding illegal cockfight.
The men were arrested and the cocks they were using were also confiscated. They have been charged with illegal gambling before the Manila Prosecutors’ Office.