Cyrus Garde

Man Found Dead in His House; 2-YO Boy Drowns in Pail

A man was discovered dead inside his house in Villa Lucasan, Barangay Mandalagan in Bacolod City Sunday, while a 2-year-old boy was drowned in a pail in their house Monday.

Police Chief Inspector Ruel Culanag, Police Station 3 chief identified the victim as Virgilio Mondrez, of legal age. The victim was reportedly living alone and was suffering from asthma. He was already in a state of decomposition when found.

Police said the victim may have died three days ago already.

His family also believes that he died of natural death and no foul play is involved.

Farmer Beheaded by Bandits in Cauayan

A farmer was found beheaded in a hinterland barangay in Cauayan town Sunday, allegedly by armed bandits operating in the area.

The mangled body of Mateo Palmares, alias “Meding”, 57 years old, of Sitio Cabagiuohan, Barangay Inayawan was found Monday morning near a river in Sitio Bonbon also of the barangay, about 150 meters from his house.

He also sustained multiple gunshot wounds in the body. A bolo was allegedly used in the beheading.

PNP Patrol, Ex-VM Car Claim 3 Lives

Three persons were killed in road mishaps, involving a police patrol car in Valladolid and a former vice mayor’s vehicle in Salvador Benedicto, yesterday.

ISABELA TOWN MAYOR ENRIQUE “QUITO/QM” MONTILLA (left), said he is seeking re-election in 2016. Montilla said without securing loans, his administration was able to acquire an ambulance, cars and other vehicles necessary for rescue and other government services. The mayor has just arrived from Manila when interviewed a few days ago by Elmer Ubaldo, Larry Trinidad, Jonathan Lobaton, Arman Toga & Henceboy Cestina, during which he also said he will continue to serve Isabeloños.* (Arman Toga photos)

CDRRMO head Rufino Alcala with members of the Philippine Army.* (CMO-PIO photo)

A driver and his passenger were killed when the tricycle they were riding collided with a speeding patrol car of the Moises Padilla PNP at Crossing Pacol, Barangay Poblacion, Valladolid about 10:30 yesterday morning.

In Salvador Benedicto (SalBen), a Mitsubishi canter owned by former town mayor Cynthia De la Cruz rammed a railing when it developed mechanical trouble in Sitio Tuburan, Barangay Pandanon, SalBen about 3:15 yesterday afternoon.

Sagay’s Top Drug Personality Nabbed

One of the top ten drug personalities in Sagay City was nabbed in a buy bust operation Friday at 7:00pm.

Police Chief Inspector Eduardo Corpuz, Sagay City PNP chief identified the suspect as Gerson Esquerra, 39, “Alias George” of Avanceña Street, Barangay Poblacion 2 in the city.

Esquerra was in the top 5 list of the watch list of Sagay City PNP.

Recovered from him were two big elongated sachets of suspected shabu, four plastic sachets with traces of suspected shabu, marked money, two cellular phones and other drug paraphernalia.

Pedicab Driver Tagged Killer of Retired School Teacher

SAN CARLOS CITY, Negros Occidental- The city police operatives here picked up a pedicab driver at the city terminal about 3:30pm Friday as he was positively identified as the killer of a retired teacher in San Julio Subdivision, Barangay 2 here.

Superintendent Victorino Romanillos, city police chief identified the suspect as Joselito Dayuday Cabellon, 35, married, of the city in the killing of Josefina Aligata, 66.

The victim sustained multiple stab wounds on her back. She was found dead in her room at noon Thursday.


Alan Gensoli Arman Toga Cyrus Garde Desiderio Deferia Edith Colmo
Eugene Adiong Gil Alfredo Severino James Toga Jun delos Reyes Leo Claridad
Manny Canto Owen Bayog Pert Toga Ritzy Robles Malo-oy Robert Harland
Roque P. Hofilena W. Henry O. Streegan Wennie Sancho