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6 Drug Suspects Nabbed in Police Operations

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Six persons, four of them women were arrested in separate police operations against illegal drugs in Negros Occidental, Sunday.

Police identified the suspects as Floyd Decena, alias “Bonbon”, 32, of Purok 1, Barangay Palaka, Valladolid; Deny Reyes, 32, of Purok Malipayon, Barangay 35, Bacolod City.

Suicide Cases Alarm Police Anew

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Two suicide incidents resulted to the death of victims in separate incidents in Talisay City and Valladolid, Sunday.

Police authorities identi-fied the victims as Joemarie Cagayon, alias “Jelmar”, 57, of Talisay City and Aldin Samoy, 17 of Barangay Bayabas, Valladolid, Negros Occidental.

Both were found hanging inside their rooms with ropes tied on their neck. Both were declared dead on arrival at respective hospitals nearby.

Cagayon, police disclosed, had attempted to end his life several times in the past due to financial problems.

Flood Prone LGUs Should Identify Evac Centers Other Than the Schools

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Flood prone local government units should identify alternative or construct evacuation centers other than public schools.

This is one of the recommendations of Liane Garcia, provincial welfare and social welfare and development officer in her terminal report on the effects of Tropical Storm “Seniang” to Negros Occidental Governor Alfredo Marañon Jr. yesterday.

Garcia identified among the flood prone LGUs as San Enrique, Pulupandan, Valladolid, Binalbagan and Himamaylan City.

100K Cash Lost to Robbers

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Police authorities in Valladolid town are investigating the reported robbery in one of the residential houses in Brgy. Mabini, Tuesday afternoon.

Initial investigation said the house of Clodualdo Javellana, 43, was forcibly entered by unidentified suspects who took three of the wallets containing cash. He told probers that he and his wife left their place at about 1PM when the robbers entered by destroying the jalousies of their window.

Stolen from the house were three wallets with P20,000; P40,000 and P50,000.

Pro-PIDU Targets Jan. 2015 for Declaration

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The Negros Occidental Provincial Peace Integration and Development Unit (Pro-PIDU) headed by Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. has targeted the declaration of the Fourth District of the province as a “Peaceful and Ready-for-Further-Development District” by the end of January 2015.

Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr., together with Col. Jon Aying, Commander of the 303rd Infantry Brigade, Col. Noel Buan, Capt. Jimrhic Obias, Negros Occ. Board Members Victor Javellana (Fourth District) and Salvador Escalante, Jr. (Second District), Mayors Mario Magno of San Enrique and Jose Maria Alonso of Pontevedra, and Dr. Ma. Lina Sanogal, action officer of the Provincial Peace Integration and Development Unit (Pro-PIDU) and LGU representatives during a meeting held at the Capitol, yesterday, on the target declaration of the Fourth District of Negros Occ. as a “Peaceful and Ready-for-Further-Development District”.* (Capitol photo)