Cyrus Garde

Trike Driver Killed in Mishap; 3 Hurt

A driver of a single motorcycle was killed when he accidentally bumped a passenger tricycle in Hinigaran town Sunday.

Police Chief Inspector Alan Gary Resuma, Hinigaran PNP chief identified the victim as Sotero Saligumba, 26, of Barangay Talaban, Himamaylan City. He sustained head and body injuries and was rushed to Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital where he was declared dead around 9:55 p.m. Sunday by Dr. Cristina Robles.

Student, 2 Laborers Killed in Separate Road Mishaps

A college student and two laborers were killed in two separate road mishaps in Bacolod City Wednesday night and Thursday afternoon.

Police authorities identified the victims as Lorraine Coja, 16, first year student of Riverside College and resident of Barangay Cabug, Bacolod City; Mondrew Taglocop, 24, of Barangay Dos Hermanas, Talisay City and Joey Francis Buenaflor, 26 of Barangay Cabug Bacolod City.

1 Escapes, 3 Arrested in Drug and Firearm Raid in Calatrava

The target of police operation escaped but three of his companions were arrested in drug and firearm raid at Sitio Tinoyokan in Barangay Marcelo, a hinterland barangay of Calatrava town past 7:00 p.m. Saturday.

Judge Reginald Fuentebella of Municipal Trial Court in Cities- Sagay City issued the search warrant for violation of RA 9165 and Presidential Decree 1866 as amended by RA 10591 dated June 24, 2016.

Girl Electrocuted in Sagay City Cockfarm Fence

SAGAY City, Negros Occidental- An eleven year-old girl was electrocuted when she touched a live wire encircling cockfarm fence in Barangay Rizal here at noon Friday.

Police Chief Inspector Eduardo Corpuz, Sagay City PNP chief identified the victim as Lenny Dorias, 11, temporarily residing at Barangay Rizal but a native of Purok Ipil-Ipil in Barangay Malubon also in the said city.

She sustained burns all over her body after grasping into the cyclone wire around the cockfarm not knowing it had a live wire attached to it.