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.”

Man nabbed with firearm in checkpoint; 1 Killed

Calatrava PNP arrested a person with improvised pistol loaded with 12-gauge ammunition in a checkpoint in Barangay Tigbao in the town around 9:20 p.m., while one person was hacked dead in San Carlos City, Tuesday.

Police identified the suspect as Jessie Caballero Bahinting, 44, married and resident of Sitio Tangke, Barangay General Luna in Toboso town.

Senior Police Officer 2 Joselito Corpin headed the group that conducted police visibility drive in the area when they chanced upon the suspect carrying one improvised pistol loaded with one 12-gauge shotgun ammunition.