La Castellana

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Cousin Stabs Cousin Due to Land Conflict

Cousins stabbed one another over a land conflict in Sitio Buragwak, Barangay Manghanoy, La Castellana, Negros Occidental around 11:30 a.m. Monday.

Police Chief Inspector Irma Teoxon, La Castellana PNP OIC chief identified the victim as Leo Eseller Espadera, 55, “Alias Tebor”, farmer, widow, also resident of the said addres.

He sustained multiple stab wounds in the stomach and left chest and died on the spot. He reportedly shouted for help and was heard by a witness identified as Michael Edrama who responded to the area.

Police Survives in Traffic Mishap

A police officer assigned at La Castellana Police survived an accident on his motorcycle at Hacienda Layagon in Barangay Lalagsan, La Castellana town, Negros Occ. around 9:10 p.m. Tuesday.

The victim was identified as PO1 Eric Salde Lumogdang, 33, married, of Sitio Baclayan, Barangay Lalagsan.

Lumogdang was traversing from Sitio Baclayan in Barangay Lalagsan going to La Castellana Police Station on his Sniper Yamaha motorcycle when the accident occurred along the constructed road of Hacienda Layagon.

There was no warning device in the unfinished road.

Fallen Tree Kills Passerby in La Castellana

A 46-year old resident of Sitio Mambangon, Barangay Cabacungan, La Castellana town in Negros Occ. was pinned to death by a tree trunk at around 7 a.m. last Sunday, at Caduhada Resort in the said place.

The victim was earlier warned by Teodoro Cabasis, 44, married, not to go to the area where he was cutting the Talisay tree. The victim, Elmer SoiloTembrevilla, Sr., 46, married, did not heed the warning and insisted on passing by the area. He was hit in the head and was rushed to La Castellana Health Unit and declared dead on arrival.

SBM Nicor Dares Town Cop Chief Reloj to Prove Drug Allegations

La Castellana Councilor Alberto “White” Nicor III yesterday challenged Moises Padilla Chief of Police, Chief Inspector Alan Reloj to prove his allegations linking him (Nicor) to the illegal drug trade.

WHITE DARES COP CHIEF. Number 2 La Castellana Councilor Alberto “White” Nicor III (3rd from left) admits he used to be a drug user and an illegal gambler but no more, and that he was never a drug pusher. Nicor, after a mass wedding Saturday at Serenity Farm Resort, is being interviewed by, left to right, RMN DYHB’s Jean Paul Generoso, Radyo Bandera Sweet FM’s Babes Gantalao and Rushmore Ubas, and (not in photo) RMN’s Serge Santillan and NDB editor Arman Toga.* (APT photo)