Sagay City

2 SCAA Killed, 2 Captured But Freed Later, 1 Wounded in NPA Attack of Detachment

SAGAY CITY - Two paramilitary men were killed, two abducted but released later and one wounded when alleged members of New People’s Army (NPA) numbering about 50 attacked a paramilitary detachment in Hacienda Erlinda at Sitio Aliwanay, Barangay General Luna here about 5:30 a.m. yesterday.

Police Inspector Adrian James Albaytar, Deputy Police chief of Sagay City PNP said the attack was sudden that the occupants in the hacienda compound owned by newly-elected city councillor of Sagay City Christopher “Atoy” Marañon were caught by surprise.

Armed Group Attacks Farmers’ Beneficiary Bunkhouse ‘Due to Land Conflict’

SAGAY CITY - The attack of an armed group believed to be members of the New People’s Army (NPA) in bunkhouses where farmer-workers beneficiary of Sitio Aliwanay in Hacienda Erlinda, Barangay General Luna this City were housed, was allegedly due to land conflict. The attack happened at 5:30 a.m., Sunday.

Two farmers’ beneficiaries of Aliwanay Farmers Workers Association were killed, two were abducted but released later and two others were wounded in the attack.

NPA Negros Northern Command Owns Up to Killing Intel Officer

The New People’s Army Northern Negros Command, Roslyn Pelle Command owned responsibility in the liquidation of Intelligence Officer of 62nd Infantry Battalion based in Barangay Bato, Sagay City inside a cockpit in Barangay San Isidro, Toboso town at 5:00 p.m. Sunday, May 1.

Police Chief Inspector Joevito Bose, Toboso PNP chief identified the victim as Corporal Nelson “Nelsky” Marino, of legal age, resident of Toboso.

2 Die, 2 Hurt in Road Mishap

Two persons were killed and two others injured in separate road mishaps in Sagay and Bacolod cities, Saturday and Sunday.

Police identified the victims as Jerry Fuentes Java, 53, married, of Central Lopez, Barangay Paraiso, Sagay City and Ronnie Horilla, 27, resident of Purok Neptune, Barangay Singcang-Airport, Bacolod City.

Injured were RJ John Java, 21; and Serafin Parcon, Jr., 46, both of Central Lopez in Barangay Paraiso, Sagay City.

Pa Fails to Save Son, Drowns

A father failed to save his son from drowning after the victim jumped from their pump boat in Purok Roma at Barangay Old Sagay, Sagay City Thursday afternoon.

Police Chief Inspector Eduardo Corpuz, Sagay City acting PNP chief identified the victim as Paolo Flores, 34 of Osmeña Street, Barangay Poblacion in Sagay City.

Armando Flores, father of the victim said he tried to save his son, by diving under water but failed to find him.