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.”

Bizman Shot Dead in San Carlos City

An unidentified suspect shot dead a Chinese businessman in Hacienda Fortuna, Barangay Buluangan in San Carlos City, Negros Occidental around 4:30 p.m. Monday.

Police Superintendent Jacob Crisostomo, San Carlos City PNP chief identified the victim as Wilbert Go Chui, 50, resident of Rizal Street in Barangay 3, San Carlos City.

He was shot dead in the head and declared dead on arrival at San Carlos City Hospital.

Crisostomo did not give further details on the killing as investigation is going on. *



Couple Nabbed with Dried Marijuana in Buy Bust

A couple was arrested by combined police forces of San Carlos City PNP, Negros Occidental Public Safety Company and Provincial Anti-Illegal Drug Special Operation Task Group with about 9 kilos and 400 grams of dried marijuana leaves at the highway of Barangay Rizal, San Carlos City 7:30 p.m. Sunday.

Superintendent Jacob Crisostomo, San Carlos City PNP chief identified the couple as Bonn Chichirita Antiquera, 28 years old, and his girlfriend Odessa Estefan Vidal Cañeda, 22 years old, a medical technologist and resident of Barangay Cabalabaguan, Mina, Iloilo.