Cauayan

Man Shot Dead in Cauayan

Unidentified suspects shot dead a person inside his house at Purok 1, Barangay Guiljungan, Cauayan last Monday.

Police Superintendent Frederick Mead, Cauayan PNP chief identified the victim as Noli Carisma, 46, of the said place.

He sustained multiple gunshot wounds in the body and died on the spot from .38 caliber firearm.

Mead said Carisma had several cases and complaint in the past.

He is a former member of Civilian Volunteer Organization (CVO) of Barangay Guiljungan.

1 NPA Killed, 1 FA Siezed in Cauayan Clash

A New People’s Army (NPA) bandit was killed and a high powered firearm was recovered following an encounter between the government forces and the lawless armed elements at Sitio Cabanbanan, Brgy. Camalandaan, Cauayan, Negros Occidental early morning yesterday, December 16,.

The encounter broke out at around 6:10 a.m. when around four lawless armed elements (LLEs) fired upon the troops of 79th Infantry Battalion who were conducting community security patrol to check on the reported presence of LLEs.

2 More Killed in Cauayan

Two more persons were shot dead in Cauayan town Tuesday morning in Barangays Camindangan and Camalandaan.

Superintendent Frederick Mead, Cauayan PNP chief identified the victims as ex-CAFGU member Jimboy Nalagon, of legal age, of Sitio La-a, Barangay Camindangan, and Rene Gaspillo Villar, 47, of Sitio Kinamay-an, Barangay Camalandaan, Cauayan.

Nalagon was reportedly cautioned by members of New People’s Army (NPA) for his illegal activities after he was dismissed as paramilitary, but he ignored it. He was killed 5AM Tuesday.

Drug Suspects, Shabu and Firearms Seized in Raid by Cauayan Police

Four illegal drug suspects were arrested with shabu and firearms seized in a drug raid by police operatives in Sitio Pasalan, Barangay Caliling, Cauayan, Negros Occidental, Thursday.

The Regional Anti-Illegal Drug Task Force led by Superintendent Leonardo Angcon, Regional Public Safety Company led by Inspector Celjun Nemenio and Cauayan PNP under Superintendent Frederick Mead conducted the raid at the house of Rigor Nathan, 23, of Sitio Pasalan, Barangay Caliling, 7 a.m., Thursday.

Old Man Commits Suicide, 1 Hammered to Death in Cauayan

A 65-year-old man was hanging on the beam of his house in Purok Tapulanga, Barangay Taculing at 6:30 a.m. yesterday, while a person was hammered to death in Barangay Bulata, Cauayan, Negros Occidental Monday evening.

Police Station 6 authorities identified the victim as Leonardo Barrientos Tang, 65, single. He was discovered by a neighbor who has a vulcanizing shop in the place.

Police authorities found no foul play in the death of the victim, claiming the family can request for autopsy.