Cyrus Garde

Woman Yields Shabu in SalBen Buy Bust

A woman who turned her illegal drugs trade to the mountain town of Salvador Benedicto was arrested in a buy bust operation at Purok Mabuhay, Barangay Pandanon about 7:55p.m. Saturday.

Police Senior Inspector Jesus Mesahon, Jr., Salvador Benedicto police chief identified the suspect as Josephine Jayme Caballero, “Alias Inday Kapol”, 47, of Purok Logdeck, Barangay Igmayaan also in the said town.

Mesahon said the suspect was on their watch list and was placed under surveillance for a month after receiving complaints from residents.

Police Charges Suspects in Drug Bust

Police operatives filed charges for violation of RA 9165 against suspects nabbed in separate buy bust operation in Bacolod and Victorias cities Friday.

The suspects were nabbed in a drug buy bust Thursday in Purok Progreso, Zone 3, Barangay Vista Alegre here and Victorias City.

Police Station 5 chief Police Senior Inspector Emmanuel Misahon said they filed charges in court Friday against Joval Prado, legal age and Rommel Tarug, 37, of Abada Escay Relocation Site in Barangay Vista Alegre.

Foreigner Fire Victim Dies

An Australian national who sustained second degree burns in an apartment fire in Purok Maya, Barangay 16 last September 10 passed away Monday, five days after confinement, at Bacolod Adventist Medical Center.

Niebel Dixon, 50 years old, sustained second degree burns on the upper part of his body. His live-in partner, Jenny Rose Tabaga, 27, is still recuperating in the same hospital, according to Fire Officer 2 John Mondido.

A trisikad driver, Michael Berial, 39, also perished in the said fire that happened at 2:00 a.m. on September 10.

Man Seized with Firearm

A man creating alarm and scandal was arrested and confiscated with firearm, Wednesday morning.

Superintendent Santiago Rapiz, Victorias City PNP chief identified the suspect as Arnold Silva Lumawod, 30, single and resident of Hacienda Gil, Barangay Alacaygan in E.B. Magalona.

Rapiz said he dispatched Senior Police Officer 1 Antonio Broce to Bangga Daan Banwa, Barangay 1 in the city about 9:30 a.m. after a store owner, Melanie Cabrera called them to report a person creating alarm and scandal at her store.

1 Dies in MC Accident in Brgy. Sum-ag

A motorcycle driver was killed while his companion was injured when they slid on the cemented pavement of national highway of Araneta Street, Purok Medalla Milagrosa, Barangay Tangub, Bacolod City about 10 p.m. Wednesday.

Police Inspector Victor Daprinal, Officer-in-charge of Police Station 9 identified the victim as Michael Imoy, 31 years of Purok Tara 1, Barangay Taloc, Bago City.

He sustained head injuries when he hit the cemented pavement after their motorcycle slid after avoiding a parked cargo truck.


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