Calatrava

Ex-village Chief Now Incumbent Kagawad Shot Dead in Toboso

TOBOSO, Neg. Occ.- Three motorcycle- riding armed men shot dead a former Village chief now incumbent kagawad of Barangay Winaswasan in Calatrava, Negros Occidental 7:15 a.m. yesterday at Stop Aguinaldo, Barangay San Isidro here.


Former Barangay Chairman Eduardo Alibutdan, now incumbent Kagawad of Barangay Winaswasan, Calatrava was gunned down 7:15 a.m. yesterday at Stop Aguinaldo, Barangay San Isidro, Toboso.*

‘Love Triangle’ Results to Murder

A person killed his sister-in-law’s husband over alleged “love triangle” in Sitio Mailig, Barangay Winaswasan, Calatrava, Negros Occidental at 4 a.m. Sunday, police report disclosed.

Police Inspector Necescoro Requiron, Calatrava PNP deputy station chief identified the victim as Alexander Cumawas, alias “Poloy”, 34, married. He sustained five gunshot wounds in the body from a 12-gauge shotgun.

Police identified the suspect as Marlon Cantilla, 30, along with a companion identified as Ronnie Disoy, 30.

Mentally Ill Person Shot Dead in Calatrava

A mentally-disturbed person was shot dead by his neighbour over a personal grudge in Barangay Castellano, Calatrava town, Sunday evening.

Alberto Banieso, 23 years old, was hit in the stomach. He was dead on arrival at Calatrava District Hospital.

Police identified the suspect as Giovanni Hibane, 45 years old. He used a .38 caliber firearm in shooting the victim. He was arrested and detained.

Meanwhile, three suspects were tagged in shooting Cliff John Entiero, 22, of Barangay Mansilingan Sunday afternoon.

Calatrava Kids Get Treated for Worms, Schistosomiasis

Eight public schools covering three barangays in Calatrava town considered as schistosomias endemic area received school-based combined mass drug administration (MDA) for deworming and

Pre and school age children of eight schools namely: Colonel Griffin National High School – Barangay Marcelo Extension, Barangay Marcelo Elementary School, Colonel Griffin National High School – Barangay Minapasuk, Harbort Elementary School, Spur 2 Elementary School, Ecogan Elementary School Tinibyangan Elementary School, and Hinab-ongan Elementary School.