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Cauayan Severely Hit by ‘Queenie’

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At least 10 shorline barangays in Cauayan town in southern Negros Occidental were severely hit by typhoon "Queenie" at dawn yesterday.

Engr. Louie Lagulao, the town’s Risk and Disaster Management Unit head said, a total of 260 houses were partialy damaged; 74 totally damaged and 28 families evacuated, 16 of them from Brgy. Poblacion.

Lagulao said strong winds and rains toppled the houses.

The data was as of 5 p.m. yesterday, according to Lagulao.

Bomb Scare in Cadiz City

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CADIZ CITY - Police operatives here immediately ordered school classes to stop and students sent home as they secured the area after a reported bomb wrapped in a box was found in front of Cadiz West 2 Elementary School along Cabahug Street here about 8:45 am yesterday.

The bomb threat caused many parents waiting for their children to panic and scamper for safety. Some were shouting.

Police operatives led by Supt. Gerardo Ulanday, police chief here cordoned the area to prevent passersby to come nearer.

2 Persons Arrested, 1 Escapes in Drug Raid

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CADIZ CITY - Two persons were arrested while another escaped after Negros Occidental Police Provincial Office (NOPPO) Anti-Illegal Drug Special Operations Task Group (AIDSOTG) conducted raid 2pm yesterday at their house in Purok San Pedro, Brgy. Zone 4 this City.

The suspects were Ricardo Posadas De la Cruz, 19, single and May Mascuñana Roncesvalles, 41, single both residents of the place.

Drug pusher Merlin Roncesvalles, Jr. alias "Bodo" eluded arrest.

He brought with him the two P100 bills and one P500 marked money.

CAFGU Plays Russian Roulette, Dies

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A member of the Citizen Armed Forces Geographical Unit (CAFGU) was declared dead on arrival at Teresita Jalandoni Memorial Provincial Hospital in Silay City Thursday.

Mark Camingay, of legal age and resident of Hda. Mansiguinon-Velez, Brgy. Guimbalaon, Silay, sustained a gunshot wound in the head from a .357 caliber firearm.

He was declared dead by Dr. Eduardo Apuhin of the Negros Occidental provincial hospital.

6 Drug Suspects Nab in Raid and Buy-Bust

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Police operatives continue their intensified campaign against illegal drug activities in the province with the arrest of six more suspects in another raid and buy-bust operations in Silay and Himamaylan cities.

Silay PNP led by Supt Rosauro Francisco arrested in a raid one Dexter Begasa Dumapit, 30 and Rolando Delasan De los Reyes, 42, alias "Panoy" - all of Antonio Luna, Brgy. Bagtik, Silay, following a search at about 9:30 p.m. Thursday.


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