Cauayan

3 Nabbed in Buy Bust and Checkpoint in Cauayan and Ilog

Police operatives are continuing their police operation against illegal drug without let up and have arrested three suspects in separate buy bust and checkpoint in Cauayan and Ilog, Negros Occidental Thursday.

In Cauayan, Police Chief Inspector Arnold Mesias, OIC Cauayan PNP chief arrested the person of Allen Joe Barasbaras Iligan, Alias Baning” Iligan, 28, of Purok 2 in Barangay Tiling of the said town.

Wife Killed, Daughter Wounded in ‘Ambush’

A mother was killed, while her daughter was wounded and her husband survived when they were allegedly “ambushed” by four unidentified armed men wearing bonnets in Sitio Kabaryuhan in Barangay Inayauan of Cauayan town around 7:00 p.m. Friday.

Police Chief Inspector Arnold Mesias, Cauayan OIC police chief identified the victim as Fe Amor Olea Cristobal, 21, of the place who sustained gunshot wound in the body and was declared dead on arrival at Cauayan District Hospital.

Tabujara Case Now in the Hands of DILG, Court, COMELEC Says

Questions over the capability of incoming Cauayan Mayor Jerry Tabujara to govern is now in the hands of the

Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) or the courts, Atty. Ian Lee Ananoria, acting provincial elections supervisor said.

Ananoria’s reaction comes on the heels of the petition of a Cauayan resident a disqualification petition against Tabujara and his son, incoming mayor John Rey after people never saw him campaigning or was seen voting during the May 9 elections,

Elderly Woman Die in Mishap

A 65-year-old woman was pinned to death by a speeding Isuzu Elf cargo truck loaded with boxes of fish along the highway of Sitio Omelis, Barangay Poblacion in Cauayan town, Negros Occidental 10:50 a.m. Wednesday.

Police Chief Inspector Arnold Mesias, acting Cauayan PNP chief identified the victim as Rogelia Olac Valencia, 65, single, resident of Purok 5 in Barangay Man-uling in the town. She sustained head and body injuries and was declared dead on arrival at Cauayan District Hospital.

Grudge Eyed in the Killing of Crime Group Member

Police authorities of Cauayan PNP are eyeing an old grudge as motive of the killing of an alleged member of Alter-Villanueva Crime Group operating in southern Negros Occidental.

Raymond Noble, 22, of Barangay Baclao, Cauayan town was shot dead Thursday during a benefit dance.

Police Chief Inspector Arnold Mesias, Cauayan PNP chief said Noble is a member of Alter-Villanueva Crime Group responsible in a series of robbery, murder and rape in southern Negros Occidental.