Cyrus Garde

Gun-for-Hire Killed Ex-Village Chief

TOBOSO, Neg. Occ.- Hired killers were responsible for the assassination of former Village Chief and now incumbent Kagawad of Barangay Winaswasan, Calatrava Eduardo Alibutdan who was slain last Sunday around 7:15 a.m. in Stop Aguinaldo, Barangay San Isidro, this town.

This was disclosed by Police Chief Inspector Roberto Mansueto, Toboso PNP chief who said that a relative of the victim accompanied the suspects in the killing.

2 Drug Suspects Nabbed

Two drug suspects were arrested in buy bust and search in Hinobaan and Silay City Tuesday.

In Hinobaan, police arrested Rodolfo Gargoles Sunquit, 30 years old, of Purok 1, Barangay Asia.

Police Senior Inspector Robert Indiape, Hinobaan PNP chief said Sunquit was confiscated with four sachets of shabu, two other open sachets with shabu residue and other drug paraphernalia.

He was arrested after he handed a sachet of shabu in exchange of P300 marked money.

Rebel Caught in Encounter with Army in Candoni

An alleged member of the New People’s Army (NPA) was caught in a brief encounter with Army soldiers at Sitio Calamunding, Barangay Gatuslao, a hinterland barangay in Candoni, Negros Occidental about 8:30 a.m., Monday.

The suspect was identified as Siegfred Juliano Casipong, 18 years old, of Barangay Camindangan, Sipalay City.

He was caught after 79th IB based in Barangay Tiling, Cauayan led by SSgt. Ricafort Malocay engaged with a splinter of armed group of New People’s Army (NPA) in the area.

Ex-village Chief Now Incumbent Kagawad Shot Dead in Toboso

TOBOSO, Neg. Occ.- Three motorcycle- riding armed men shot dead a former Village chief now incumbent kagawad of Barangay Winaswasan in Calatrava, Negros Occidental 7:15 a.m. yesterday at Stop Aguinaldo, Barangay San Isidro here.


Former Barangay Chairman Eduardo Alibutdan, now incumbent Kagawad of Barangay Winaswasan, Calatrava was gunned down 7:15 a.m. yesterday at Stop Aguinaldo, Barangay San Isidro, Toboso.*

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