Cyrus Garde

Pa Shoots Son

A father who went home to get his firearm after being threatened to be killed by someone in a text message, accidentally shot his 2-year-old son in Purok Patoloy, Barangay Mambulac in Silay City around 5:00 p.m. Sunday.


The son of detained drug lord in the early 1980’s was arrested in a raid 9:00 p.m. Friday at his residence in 24th Calamba Street in Barangay 1 in Bacolod City.

Gerard Cuadra, 38, married was arrested by joint elements of Negros Island Region (NIR) Regional Special Operation Task Group led by Superintendent Maharlika Villasis; Bacolod City Police Office City Anti- Illegal Drug Special Operation Task Group (CAIDSOTG) and assisted by Police Station 2 under Police Senior Inspector Edison Garcia and Negros Occidental Public Safety Company led by Inspector Jose Gargar.

Woman Nabbed in Isabela Buy Bust

Police authorities in Negros Occidental are intensifying their anti-drug operations with arrest of suspected drug pushers and suppliers since Monday.

Twelve suspects were arrested in a buy bust operation Monday evening in Hinigaran town where P660,000 worth of shabu were confiscated.

On Tuesday morning, Bago City PNP conducted buy bust operation against a supplier from La Carlota and confiscated P20,000 worth of shabu.

2 SCAA Killed, 2 Captured But Freed Later, 1 Wounded in NPA Attack of Detachment

SAGAY CITY - Two paramilitary men were killed, two abducted but released later and one wounded when alleged members of New People’s Army (NPA) numbering about 50 attacked a paramilitary detachment in Hacienda Erlinda at Sitio Aliwanay, Barangay General Luna here about 5:30 a.m. yesterday.

Police Inspector Adrian James Albaytar, Deputy Police chief of Sagay City PNP said the attack was sudden that the occupants in the hacienda compound owned by newly-elected city councillor of Sagay City Christopher “Atoy” Marañon were caught by surprise.

Lightning Kills 2, Hurts 5

CADIZ CITY - Two persons harvesting sugarcane were killed while five others were injured when hit by lightning past 11 yesterday morning in Hacienda Elvira in Barangay Andres Bonifacio, a mountainous barangay in this city.

Killed was 30-year-old Willy Barredo “Alias Tonette” and 27-year-old Juvy Jumawan, both single and residents of the barangay.