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No. 2 Drug Personality in Calatrava Town Nabbed

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Calatrava’s No. 2 drug personality was arrested with a companion by police operatives in a drug buy bust and eventually searched his house in Barangay Patun-an in the town about 4:45 pm, Wednesday.

Police Senior Inspector Mark Angelo Jungco identified the suspect as Julius Gaviola, 45, resident of the place.

His companion in the house at the time police pounced on him was identified as Rex Caliao, 26, also of the place who was found sniffing suspected shabu.

Blast at ACP Accidental- Aying

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The blast that killed a soldier and wounded inside the Advanced Command Post (ACP) of the 303rd Infantry Brigade at Camp Alfredo Montelibano, Sr., in Barangay Estefania here, 5:15 pm Tuesday is purely accidental, according to Brigadier General Jon Aying.

Senior Supt. Samuel Nacion, Negros Occidental Police Provincial Office (NOPPO) Officer-in-Charge sent the Scene of the Crime Operatives (SOCO) and also conducted parallel investigation and came up with the same findings.

Robbery Suspect Yields Shabu, Knife; 2 Arrested in Drug Raid

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A robbery suspect was arrested in a follow up police operation and yielded prohibited shabu and knife in Barangay 1, Bacolod City, while two others were nabbed in a raid in Silay City, Monday.

Robbery suspect Donaldo Gonzales, alias “Amay Liboon”, of legal age, resident of Purok Tangingue, Barangay 1 was arrested near the tanod outpost in the barangay, Police Senior Inspector Leanil Lanado, Police Station 2 chief, said.


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A soldier was killed, while another was in critical condition after an explosive exploded past 5 o’clock yesterday afternoon at the shop of the Advance Command Post (ACP) of the Army’s 303rd Infantry Brigade at Camp Alfredo Montelibano, Sr. in Barangay Estefania, Bacolod City.

Negros Occidental Vice Governor Eugenio Jose Lacson welcomes Iloilo Vice Governor Raul Tupas together with his staff in a courtesy visit yesterday at the Vice Governor’s Office.*(Capitol photo by Richard Malihan)


As of press time last night, NDB was informed that the fatality was Technical Sergeant Joven Maravilla of Iloilo City.

In critical condition was Corporal Erwin Trases of Kabankalan City.

The two were rushed to Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital, but Maravilla was reportedly declared dead on arrival.

Trases was still fighting for his life as of last night.

The two are members of the Army’s Explosives and Ordnance Department (EOD) responsible in detonating explosives and devices.

Initial report disclosed that the two were in the shop inside the ACP compound at the back of Negros Occidental Police Provincial Office (NOPPO) trying to repair or detonate explosives.

Negros Occidental Police Provincial Office (NOPPO) Scene of the Crime Operatives (SOCO) are conducting investigation to determine the cause of explosion.*

CIDG Nab Gun Runners in Silay, Cadiz Cities

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A person engaged in gun-running activity in Silay City and another in Cadiz City were arrested by Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) Negros Occidental in an entrapment and search operation Monday and yesterday (Tuesday) morning.

Arrested was Reynaldo Villareal, 27, resident of Barangay Bagtik, Silay City and George Gregorio Gepana, 45, of Purok Pepsi, Barangay Tinampaan, Cadiz City.

The CIDG team was led by Police Inspector Renolie Bagayao that conducted surveillance operation for several days before the entrapment of Villareal.