2 Gas Stations in Kabankalan Robbed; 3 Nabbed in Buy Bust in Binalbagan

Kabankalan City PNP is asking help from a gasoline station’s CCTV in order to identity two unidentified suspects on a motorcycle who robbed the cashier of collections, while three persons were collared in a buy bust operation in a computer shop in Binalbagan, Monday.

Police Chief Inspector Eduardo Corpuz said two unidentified persons riding-in-tandem on a motorcycle gassed up P200 from SeaOil Gas station along Barangay 1, Monday.

When Benjie Verzosa went to the cashier’s table, he was followed by one of them and announced the holdup at gunpoint.

Binalbagan Court Employee Nabbed for Large Scale Illegal Recruitment

Binalbagan PNP arrested a municipal court employee in an entrapment operation for large scale illegal recruitment.

Police Senior Inspector Elmer Sy, Binalbagan PNP chief said, they arrested Nonita Villarama, legal age, after at least 20 persons went to police station to complain that they are victims of Villarama in illegal recruitment.

Villarama is a Municipal Trial Court employee in the town.

Sy said the suspect was arrested in an entrapment operation after collecting fees from another victim last week.

Son Hacked Dead by Pa

A 19-year-old son was hacked by his drunken father about 6:30 pm Monday. He died later at the Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital.

Victim Junel Ortiz of Sitio Kandila, Barangay Bi-ao, a hinterland barangay in Binalbagan town, sustained a hack wound at the back of his body and died about 11:45 pm on the same day.

The suspect was identified as Joelito Ortiz, now under the custody of Binalbagan PNP.

Investigation disclosed that the suspect was drunk when he was confronted by his son to stop being unruly and just go to sleep.

3 Collared by NOPPO’s AIDSOTG in Separate Buy-bust Ops

Starting the year 2015 right, operatives of the anti-drug unit of Negros Occidental Police Provincial Office (NOPPO) arrested three illegal drugs personalities in separate entrap-ment operations in the towns of Hinigaran and Binalbagan, as well as the city of Victorias recently.

BUY-BUST YIELDS SHABU IN BINALBAGAN. Five sachets of suspected shabu were seized by combined elements of NOPPO’s Anti-Illegal Drugs Special Operations Task Group (AIDSOTG) led by Police Chief Inspector Rico Santotome Jr. and Binalbagan PNP under Police Senior Inspector Albert Sy from drug suspect Joefran Nillosan, Dwight Jaresci and Alex Lagtapon early Tuesday morning.*

Solon’s Birthday Marred with Death of Helper

Fifth District Congressman of Negros Occidental Alejandro “Bebot” Mirasol’s birthday was marred with the death of a female helper inside his residence in Binalbagan yesterday morning.

Rubilyn Buyco Cordova, 54, married, of Barangay Enclaro, Binalbagn was declared dead at Corazon Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital due to body injuries.

The incident happened past 10am yesterday, but the town’s infirmary referred her about 1:00pm to Bacolod City hospital.

The incident was confirmed by Mirasol himself in a radio interview yesterday.