Calatrava

Cop Impostor Shot Dead

A young man disguising as army soldier and policeman was shot dead while on his way to Sitio Agtutugas, Barangay Cambayobo in the town around 5 p.m. Tuesday.

Police Superintendent Gil Flores, Calatrava PNP chief identified the victim as Jason Sultan, 22 years old. He sustained gunshot wounds in the different parts of his body and died on the spot.

Police said the suspect remains unidentified.

Ceres Bus Pins to Death MC-Riding Man in Calatrava

A motorcycle-riding man was crushed to death by a Ceres bus at a curb at Km 136, Barangay San Isidro in Calatrava town around 7:15 in the evening, Monday.

Police Superintendent Gil Flores, Calatrava PNP chief identified the victim as Joel Ledona, 52, resident of Barangay 1, San Carlos City.

He sustained head and body injuries and was rushed to San Carlos City Hospital, but was declared dead on arrival.

Missing Ma and Daughter Retrieved

Rescuers of Calatrava Municipal Risk Reduction and Management Council retrieved the body of a mother and her daughter around 8:00 a.m. yesterday (Monday) in an overflow at Camp Tren, Barangay Minapasok in the town.

The bodies of Adelaida Arguillon Lotrago, 48, and her daughter, of Calatrava town, were found just a few meters from where they fell. Some obstacles like big stone and twigs of trees prevented them to be carried further.

1 Escapes, 3 Arrested in Drug and Firearm Raid in Calatrava

The target of police operation escaped but three of his companions were arrested in drug and firearm raid at Sitio Tinoyokan in Barangay Marcelo, a hinterland barangay of Calatrava town past 7:00 p.m. Saturday.

Judge Reginald Fuentebella of Municipal Trial Court in Cities- Sagay City issued the search warrant for violation of RA 9165 and Presidential Decree 1866 as amended by RA 10591 dated June 24, 2016.

Girl Electrocuted in Sagay City Cockfarm Fence

SAGAY City, Negros Occidental- An eleven year-old girl was electrocuted when she touched a live wire encircling cockfarm fence in Barangay Rizal here at noon Friday.

Police Chief Inspector Eduardo Corpuz, Sagay City PNP chief identified the victim as Lenny Dorias, 11, temporarily residing at Barangay Rizal but a native of Purok Ipil-Ipil in Barangay Malubon also in the said city.

She sustained burns all over her body after grasping into the cyclone wire around the cockfarm not knowing it had a live wire attached to it.