Calatrava

Illegal Drug Links in the Killing of a Muslim in Calatrava

Calatrava PNP linked the killing of a Muslim around 2:00 p.m. on Thursday in Hacienda Cubay in Barangay Refugio in the said town to illegal drugs.

Police Inspector Necefero Requiron, Calatrava PNP deputy chief said Habib Ampaso Into, 46, of Ylagan Street in Barangay 5, San Carlos City was shot dead by unidentified suspect while riding his Kawasaki motorcycle in the area.

Two unidentified suspects riding-in-tandem on another motorcycle shot the victim in the said place.

Son Hacks Dead Pa

A 21-year-old son hacked dead his father in Barangay Maaslob, Calatrava town Monday.

Superintendent Gil Flores, Calatrava OIC police chief identified the victim as Fermin Gripo, Sr., 67, a farmer. He sustained multiple hack wounds in the body and died on the spot.

Flores identified the suspect Fermin, Jr., 21, who told police after his surrender that he can no longer bear the scolding of his father.

They had a misunderstanding followed with a heated argument that resulted to the incident.

‘Jerry Tabujara is Alive’

“Where is the mayor we elected to serve us?”

This was asked by a resident of Cauayan town.

Hansel M. Baloyo, of legal age, resident of San Pablo Street, was asking incumbent Mayor John Rey Tabujara to produce and show to the public the person of his father Jerry Tabujara who ran for mayor in the May 9 elections.


HANSEL BALOYO (left) petitions to COMELEC en banc to disqualify Vice Mayor and now Mayor-elect Jerry Tabujara of Cauayan, Negros Occidental for non-appearance in the town the whole campaign period up to the present, and unable to cast his vote on May 9. John Rey Tabujara, son of Jerry and the incumbent mayor and now vice mayor-elect (right), insists that his father is still recuperating from gallbladder operation.*(Edith Colmo photo)

Wife Killed, Husband Wounded in Calatrava Shooting

Calatrava PNP is trying to determine the motive and identity of the suspect who shot dead a wife while wounding her husband at Sitio Gabon-Gabon in Barangay Tigbao, Calatrava town while both were on their way home after attending graduation rites about 5:00 p.m. Friday.

Police Superintendent Gil Flores, Acting Calatrava PNP chief identified the victim as Adelaida Lavador, 56, farmer of Sitio Malabago in Barangay Tigbao, Calatrava. She sustained two gunshot wounds on her chest and died on the spot.

Man Hacked Dead by Neighbor

A 35-year-old person was found dead with multiple hack and stab wounds in Barangay Maaslob, a hinterland barangay of Calatrava town in northern Negros Occidental Monday afternoon.

Calatrava PNP identified the victim as Javier Ombiero Lapasaran, 35, single, resident of the barangay.

The victim sustained three stab and 12 hack wounds in the different parts of his body and died on the spot.

Police identified the suspect as Jimmy Flores Carpin, 30, single, also of the barangay. He escaped after the killing and is the subject of police manhunt.