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Rape suspect nabbed

A rape suspect was arrested by Ilog policemen and Philippine Army soldiers in Barangay Pingot, a hinterland barangay of Ilog town Saturday.

Police chief Inspector Nerito Lobrido, Ilog PNP chief identified the suspect as Rodney Castillo Omboy, 32, single “Alias Choy and Bryan” of Barangay Pingot.

The policemen were assisted by the elements of the 12th Infantry Battalion, Philippine Army led by SSgt. Villasis.


ILOG GETS JAPANESE SUPPORT. The municipality of Ilog under Mayor GR Alvarez, received a grant from the government of Japan, for the construction of a school building in Brgy Manalad, through the support of H. E. Ambassador Koji Henada, and efforts of JPGES Principal Darling Grace Malsi who did all the hard work.*(Ilog photo)

6-Year-Old Drowns in a Resort

A six-year-old girl, native of Ilog town was drowned in Winjoy Resort, Barangay Salong, Kabankalan City around 4:00 p.m. Tuesday, Ilog police belated report disclosed.

The incident was reported by his father at 8:20 a.m. the next day(Wednesday) claiming that his relatives were having a family outing at the mountain resort.

The victim was identified as Trisha Mae Villacorta Manlapao, of Purok Santan, Barangay Manalad, Ilog town.

The victim was playing in the kiddie pool while everyone was busy. She was only seen after five minutes.

1 Dies, 3 Hurt in Ilog Motorcycle Mishap

A motorycle driver died while three others were injured when two motorcycles collided at the National Road in Crossing Calubang, Barangay Dancalan, Ilog town, Negros Occidental around 6:00 p.m. Tuesday.

Police Chief Inspector Nerito Lobrido, Ilog PNP chief identified the victim as Ramil Lamasan Padilla, 38, married, of Crossing Mo-og, Barangay Vista Alegre, Ilog.

He sustained head and body injuries and was rushed to Lorenzo Zayco District Hospital in Kabankalan City, but was declared dead on arrival.

3 Die in Ilog, Bacolod Mishaps

Three persons, including a minor died in separate mishaps involving motorcycles in Ilog town and Bacolod City.

Police Chief Inspector Nerito Lobrido, Ilog PNP chief identified the victim as Mamerto Flaviano, 16, of Barangay Canlamay, Ilog town, Negros Occidental. He sustained injuries with the most fatal one on his head and was declared dead on arrival at the nearest hospital.

Flaviano’s driven motorcycle collided with an Isuzu dumptruck driven by Francis Timot, 56, of Purok Paglaum, Barangay Dancalan, Ilog.