San Carlos City

Bizman nabbed

A businessman from Barangay Taculing, Bacolod City was arrested by policemen at his residence Sunday for double murder in San Carlos City.

Bacolod Police Station 6 operatives, when they arrested Antonio Chua, 44, after serving the arrest warrant issued by Judge Danilo Amisola of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 57 in San Carlos, also recovered several sachets of shabu and drug paraphernalias.

No bail was recommended for Chua’s temporary liberty.

Ledesma Farm Manager on Disallowed Entry ‘They Should Have Asked Permission’

The manager of the farmlands of Rep. Julio Ledesma IV in San Carlos City explained that they did not allow the entry of a convoy of vehicles, with Board Member Rolando Ponsica, acting Escalante Mayor Santiago Maravillas and Prov’l Capitol employees as passengers, “because they did not ask permission from us.”

Mariano Antonio Cui III, manager of the Gamboa Hermanos Farmers Multi-Purpose Cooperative that manages the sugar farms of Ledesma, told Negros Daily Bulletin “it is basic courtesy that when you enter a private property, you need to ask permission from its owners.”

Pa, Son in San Carlos City Drug Watchlist, 2 Others Nabbed

A father and his son under surveillance in San Carlos City drug watch list and two others were nabbed with shabu in drug bust Saturday in Ylagan Extension, Barangay 6, in the city.

Police Chief Inspector Mark Anthony Darroca, Negros Occidental Police Provincial Office (NOCPPO) Anti-Illegal Drugs Special Operation Task Group (AIDSOTG) collared Roldan Purisima Alquiza, 54, married, and son Rodney Diamante Alquiza, “Alias Don-Don”, 24, all of the place.

Drug Suspect Killed, Cop Wounded in San Carlos City Operation; 2 Arrested

A drug suspect was killed in a shoot out with a member of the San Carlos City PNP operative who was wounded in a drug operation at the squatter’s area in Endrina Street of Barangay 6, San Carlos City, Negros Occidental past 10:30 a.m. yesterday.

Killed was John Gerard Esconde, legal age and of the said place. He is a known drug personality in the city. Instead of yielding to police operatives, the suspects shoots it out.

Wounded was Police Officer 2 Carlo Mahinay, 31, of Barangay 6 in the city.