Moises Padilla

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4 Killed, 2 Injured in Family Feud

Four persons were killed and two others were injured when two families clashed at Quezon Street in Barangay 1 Poblacion, in Barangay 4 in Moises Padilla town, which started Tuesday night and ended yesterday morning.

Police Chief Inspector Allan Reloj, Moises Padilla PNP chief, identified the victims as Kerwin Labiga Royo, 22; Kagawad Ernesto “Estoy” Royo, 56, of Barangay 1, uncle of Kerwin; James Labiga, 28, “Alias Saycan” of Barangay 1 and 5-year-old Michael John Mirano of Barangay 4.

Moises Padilla ‘Boycotts’ Panaad

Moises Padilla town will boycott this year’s edition of the Panaad Festival in Bacolod City set to kick-off tomorrow, April 22.

Ma. Lina Sanogal, Festival Director yesterday said that the municipal government has not yet informed the provincial government the reason why they won’t join the celebration.

“We did not receive any letter from them but the town’s representatives informed us that they will not open their pavillion nor participate in any competition.

Man commits suicide after stabbing wife, 2 others

A man stabbed his wife and two others who tried to pacify him in Sitio Exodus, Barangay Crossing Magallon, Moises Padilla town around 2:15 p.m. Tuesday.

Police Chief Inspector Allan Reloj, Moises Padilla PNP OIC police chief identified the suspect as Rogelio Villa Esteva Buenafe, 53, married, farmer, resident of the place.

After hacking his wife identified as Regina Dollente Buenafe, 44, he also stabbed two other persons identified as Vicente Ignacio Amar, Jr. and Rafael Maramara Racal, 30, both residents of the place, who tried to pacify.

Firearm Left by Unidentified Person

A firearm was left behind by an unidentified person inside a sack at the back of the Moises Padilla public market at Juan Luna Street in Barangay 5 at about 8 o’clock in the evening Friday.

Senior Inspector Allan Reloj, Moises Padilla PNP chief, said they received an information from two Barangay Peacekeeping Action Team (BPAT) members, Renante Ruales and June Ruales, both of Barangay Guinpana-an in the town, that a man left a sack while they were on roving patrol.

Reloj ordered his men to proceed to the area and investigate.

M. Padilla Civil Security Shot Dead

A civil security of the town of Moises Padilla was shot dead by three unidentified suspects while watching a cockfight around 2:45 p.m. yesterday, in Sitio Tibobong, Barangay Quintin Remo of the town.

Police Senior Inspector Allan Reloj, Moises Padilla PNP chief identified the victim as Bernard Bolhano Calteo, 36, married, of Sitio Tibobong, Barangay Quintin Remo.

He was reportedly watching a cockfight when three unidentified fully armed men approached him and shot several times.

He sustained multiple gunshot wounds in the body and died on the spot.