Himamaylan City

‘Bail Money Came from Guv’, Malabor Slay Suspect

One of the suspects in the murder of Negros Occ. Provincial Board Member Renato Malabor and his bodyguard Butch Jumilla, claimed that the money used by the chief of police of Himamaylan City to bail him out in the illegal possession of firearms case he was facing, allegedly came from Governor Alfredo Marañon Jr.


ONE OF THE SUSPECTS in the Malabor-Jumilla double murder case, Jacklyn Villaquer alias “Golden” of Isabela & Moises Padilla, during yesterday’s ambush interview in La Castellana.* (Arman Toga photo)

3 Wanted Persons Nabbed in Himamaylan, Sipalay Cities

The Number 4 most wanted in Himamaylan City was arrested by combined forces of police operatives led by Superintendent Antonieto Cañete of Himamaylan City PNP, Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) led by Police Inspector Renoli Bagayao, La Castellana PNP headed by Police Chief Inspector Jerry Nacion at Tamburong 92, in Barangay Sag-ang, La Castellana, Negros Occidental Sunday evening.

Rocky Vallejera Samson, 26, single, of Bangga Meñez in Purok 7, Barangay 4, Himamaylan City was hiding in the place for several months already.

10 persons with drugs, firearms nabbed

Ten more suspects with illegal drugs and firearms were collared in police operations Tuesday as part of the “One Time, Big Time” drives of the Negros Occidental Police Provincial Office (NOCPPO) under Senior Superintendent William Señoron.

In Binalbagan, town policfe chief, Senior Inspector Albert Sy, led his men to arrest Sherwin Tudillo, 43, of Purok Bougainvilla in Barangay Enclaro and his son Christian, 18, and Vince Hizon, 18, of Aguisan in Himamaylan City, in buy bust operations.

Police Nabs Suspect with Shabu

Himamaylan City police operatives who are conducting checkpoint to intercept a stabbing suspect, has instead arrested a suspicious looking person and confiscated shabu at the national road of Sitio Luguay in Barangay Caradio-an, Himamaylan City around 1:30 a.m., Tuesday.

Police identified the suspect as Vincent Aricaya Gemotea, 20, single, resident of Purok 8 in Barangay Aguisan, Himamaylan City.

Mayor Loses Worth P130K Fighting Cocks to Thieves

Binalbagan Mayor Emmanuel Aranda lost about P130, 000 worth of fighting cocks to two unidentified thieves when they entered the cock farm located in Tonggo in Barangay Caradio-an, Himamaylan City at 1:30 dawn Sunday.

Aranda’s caretaker, Allan Gordorcila, of legal age, of Sitio Quiaha in Barangay Caradio-an said they saw two unidentified suspects picking at least nine fighting cocks from their tying place.

With two other companions, Gordorcila chased the fleeing suspects but they stop upon hearing successive shot.