Cyrus Garde

MC Rider Run Over by Ceres

A motorcycle rider was run over by a speeding Ceres bus at 1:40 a.m. yesterday, May 26, 2016 at the national highway of Barangay San Jose, Tanjay City, Negros Oriental.

Tanjay City PNP identified the victim as James Mateo Tabasa, 32, single, resident of Rizal Street, Barangay 6 in the City.

He sustained head and body injuries and was declared dead on arrival at Tanjay City Urgent Care Clinic by attending physician.

The Ceres bus driver was identified as John Joseph Eso, 31, of Salugpan in Bacong town, Negros Oriental.

3 Persons Nabbed in Drug Busts

Three persons were nabbed in drug buy bust in Cadiz City around 7:00 p.m. Wednesday; while another was also nabbed in separate buy bust around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday in Purok Kagaykay, Barangay 2 here.

Police Superintendent Edel Jose Manzano, Cadiz City PNP chief identified their target suspect as Romel Articulo Canonigo, of legal age, resident of Hacienda Faraon, Barangay Cabahug, Cadiz City.

NPA Kills Bizman for Land Conflict

“If we are to understand, at least six armed men liquidated a businessman due to land conflict while on his way home 11:30 p.m. Wednesday to Barangay Tinayonan in Guilhungan City, Negros Oriental.”

This was the report of Police Superintendent D’ Artagnan Katalbas, Jr., Guilhungan City PNP chief, who identified the victim as Giovanni Tanling, 43, married. He sustained multiple gunshot wounds in the body and was declared dead on arrival at Guilhungan City District Hospital.

2 School Teachers Charged for Human Trafficking

Two elementary school teachers and an alleged pump boat operator of an island resort, Easy Diving in Sipalay City were arrested for anti-trafficking Monday and charged Tuesday in Court.

The arrest of the three resulted to the rescue of seven alleged victims from Barangay

Asia in Hinobaan town, four of them minors.

Police Superintendent Luisito Acebuche, Sipalay City PNP chief said they only assisted human trafficking authorities from Camp Crame to monitor internet human trafficking for commercial sex in the island resort.

Senior Citizen Nabbed with Firearms in Raid

A senior citizen was arrested in a raid in his house at 2:33 p.m. Tuesday in Barangay 3, Poblacion in EB Magalona town, Negros Occidental.

EB Magalona PNP led by Police Inspector Bonifacio Aral arrested Estanislao Robles Sanchez, 68, single, resident of the place.

Police authorities were armed with search warrant issued by Judge Dyna Doll Chiongson-Trocio, of the Regional Trial Court, Branch-40 in Silay City dated March 20, 2016.