Cyrus Garde

3 Escapees are Accounted for with Arrest of Another

Three inmate escapees at Police Station 1 detention cell were accounted for with the recapture of another Saturday night in Purok 8, Barangay Tangub, Bacolod City, while another remains at-large.

Ronald Flores, 21 of Purok Grasya in Barangay Taculing was arrested by a team of Police Station 1 now under Police Senior Inspector Gideon Montaño.

He is facing alarm and scandal and violation of RA 10591 and Comelec gun ban.


The unidentified body of a man was found in a secluded place in Purok Tumpok, Barangay Zone 15, Talisay City which is adjacent to Sitio Sibucao, Barangay Banago, Bacolod City at 6:00 a.m. yesterday, June 2.

Police Superintendent Thomas Joseph Martir, Talisay City PNP OIC chief said, the victim has mutilated arms placed beside him in a box. His face was partly covered with bonnet and his mouth was sealed with a masking tape.

He was about 35 to 45 years old, sporting a semi-shaved head, wearing red shirt, maong pants and slippers.

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.