San Carlos City

San Carlos Cops Nab Wanted Person

A man wanted for robbery was arrested Tuesday morning in Fatima Village, Brgy. Rizal, San Carlos City, Negros Occ.

Christian Zapanta, 18, was wanted for robbery and a subject of arrest warrant issued by Judge Danilo Amisola on January 20, 2016.

A bail bond of P24, 000.00 was set by the court for his temporary liberty.

The arrest of Zapanta was the accomplishment pursuant to the intensified implementation of Lambat-Sibat by San Carlos City Police Station.

San Carlos Cops Nab Man w/ Firearm Inside Public Market

A .22 magnum caliber firearm loaded with seven live ammunitions was confiscated from a person inside San Carlos City Public Market around 3:45 pm January 18.

Police Chief Inspector Mark Anthony Darroca, San Carlos deputy police chief identified the suspect as Jesus Litua, 31, of Sitio Rosario, Barangay Rizal, San Carlos City.

A concerned resident has tipped off the police that Litua is brandishing his firearm tucked in his waist.

Litua was arrested and charged Friday with violation of Comelec gun ban at San Carlos City Prosecutor’s office.

7 Persons Nabbed in Buy Bust and Checkpoint

Seven persons were collared by police authorities in a buy bust operation and checkpoint which yields shabu, handgun and knives in San Carlos City and Moises Padilla respectively, Saturday.

In San Carlos City, combined elements of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) in Region 18, Provincial Anti-Illegal Drug Special Operation Task Group and San Carlos City PNP nabbed four persons 7 p.m. Saturday in a drug bust at Barangay 5 in the city.

Sipaway Island to Get Enough Power

The National Electrification Administration (NEA) through Northern Negros Electric Cooperative (NONECO) will start the construction of submarine cable and rehabilitation of power lines in Sipaway Island off San Carlos City following the groundbreaking ceremony at the reclamation area last month.

SUBMARINE CABLE TO SIPAWAY. San Carlos City Mayor Gerardo P. Valmayor Jr. (2nd from right) leads the ceremonial groundbreaking of Sipaway Island installation of power submarine cable and rehabilitation of power lines last month, together with(left to right) Escalante City Mayor Melecio Yap, Cong. Julio A. Ledesma IV, NEA Administrator Edita Bueno and NONECO General Manager Atty. Danny Pondevilla.*

San Carlos City Inaugurates New Projects

San Carlos City Mayor Gerardo Valmayor Jr. headed the blessing and inauguration of the newly constructed P4.2M two-storey barangay hall in Barangay Quezon recently.

Ther project which consists of a session hall, training/seminar area, guest room and kitchen was budgeted by the local government with P3M while the remaining amount was from the local fund of the barangay.

The construction of the building started on December 1, 2014 and was finished last October 2015 under the supervision of Engr. Melvin Briones of the City Engineering Office.


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