Korean Nationals Arrested In Filipino Online Gambling Raid

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Police in the Philippines town of Cebu City announced that they conducted a series of anti gambling raids last week, arresting 6 Korean men for allegedly running an illegal online gambling ring.

As of the publishing of this article, the identities of the men have not been verified. All of the men are reported to be in their twenties or thirties.

Police conducted the raid after a warrant was issued by Cebu Regional Trial Court Judge Sylva Aguirre-Paderanga. Intelligence for the raid came as a result of other gambling raids that have been executed.

During the sting police confiscated 10 computers, computer monitors, laptops, cell phones, calculators, banking records, and keyboards.

The six men were reportedly caught in the act when police entered the door of the apartment in which the ring was operating.