Salvador Benedicto

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Robbery Suspect Arrested, Wounded

A robbery suspect was arrested but got wounded when he tried to put a fight in a house in Purok Mangga, Barangay Igmaya-an, Don Salvador Benedicto town Saturday night.

Police Senior Inspector Joevito Bose, the town’s police chief, identified the suspect as Nixon Caburog Gadiano, 18, single of Purok Locsin in Barangay Igmaya-an, DSB.

The town police responded to the call that the suspect entered and robbed Cynthia Flores, female, of legal age, married of the place.

‘NPAs’ Kill ‘RPA-ABB Cmdr.’ ; ‘Cops Shot Dead’ Cadiznon

Nine armed men, suspected to be New People’s Army (NPA) hitmen, shot dead a farmer and alleged commander of the Revolutionary Proletarian Army-Alex Bongcayao-Brigade (RPA-ABB) in Barangay Bago in Don Salvador Benedicto town.

In Cadiz, a suspected drug pusher got killed in a firefight with policemen in Barangay Zone 1.

DSB Police Station chief, Sr. Insp. Jovito Bose, in an interview with Aksyon Radyo Bacolod, said shot dead by nine armed men in Sitio Agbalasyang, Brgy. Bago, was Charlie Buli-Buli, 35 years old, of the town

Teener Shot Dead in DSB

A teenager was shot dead near his house in Sitio Mambanao, Barangay Kumaliskis, Murcia town, Negros Occ. around 5:05 a.m. Wednesday.

Senior Inspector Joevito Bose, Don Salvador Benedicto PNP chief identified the victim as Melvin Morden, 18 years old, resident of the place.

He sustained multiple gunshot wounds with the fatal one on his head. He died on the spot.

Bose said he may have been shot using a .45 caliber firearm.

DSB Barangay Kagawad Shot by 2 Riding-in-Tandem

A barangay kagawad of Barangay Kumaliskis in Don Salvador Benedicto town was shot and wounded by two riding-in-tandem at Purok Luhod-Luhod in Barangay Mandalagan here around 7:30 in the evening Friday.

Police Senior Inspector Larry Teovisio, Police Station 3 chief identified the victim as Lorenzo Purisima, 47 who was sitting on a chair while tending his banana in the stall at the area.

The suspects were riding a black Honda XRM who immediately escaped from the crime scene.

Rice Mill Razed in DSB Fire

A rice mill in Sitio Agbalasya, Barangay Bago, Don Salvador Benedicto town was razed down by fire, burning sacks of palay around 5:00 p.m. Monday.

Rice mill owner, Eliseo Rosario said that gallons of diesel caught fire inside the rice mill causing it to blaze.

The owner could no longer count the number of sacks of palay ready for milling owned by some residents of the place.

The damage is yet to be determined pending investigation of Arson Investigator of Bureau of Fire Protection in Don Salvador Benedicto town. *