Calatrava

Son Stabs Dead Pa

A 72-year-old father was stabbed and hacked dead by his own son after a misunderstanding between them in Barangay Maaslob, Calatrava, Negros Occidental at 8:00 p.m., Tuesday.

Superintendent Gil Flores, Calatrava PNP chief identified the victim as Juanito Fernandez Panisan, 72, resident of the place. He sustained multiple stab and hack wounds in the body that caused his death.

The suspect is his own son, identified as Geordan Casalda Panisan, 33, married, also of the said barangay. He voluntarily surrendered to police authorities after the killing

Cops Collar 5 Drug Suspects in Calatrava Buy Bust  

Five drug personalities were collared in a drug buy bust by combined elements of Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA), Negros Island Region Office, led by Elmer Ebona; Negros Occidental Police Provincial Office (NOCPPO) Provincial Anti-Illegal Drug Office led by Chief Inspector Mark Anthony Darroca and Calatrava PNP led by Superintendent Gil Flores in Barangay Look, Calatrava around 10:30 a.m. Sunday.

Cops Shoot Drug Suspect in Calatrava

A drug suspect was shot dead by Calatrava PNP when he tried to escape and two of his companions arrested in a buy bust operation around 12:30 a.m., Wednesday, in Barangay Look of the town.

Superintendent Gil Flores, Calatrava PNP chief identified the victim as Joebert Apurado, 33, resident of the barangay. He sustained gunshot wounds in the chest and died on the spot.

Trike Driver Killed in Mishap, 5 Hurt

A motorcycle driver was killed while his backrider was injured including four others in a passenger tricycle when they collided in a curve along KM 128 in Sitio Bankal, Barangay Calampisawan, Calatrava town in Negros Occidental around 9:30 p.m. Monday.

Superintendent Gil Flores, Calatrava PNP chief identified the victim as Raul Castillano Ricafranca, 41, resident of Barangay Lipat-on in the town.

His back rider identified as Carlibre Biatinggo, 27, single, was injured.