Cyrus Garde

Couple’s Newly Born Twin Dies in Hospital

The newly born twin of a couple died for alleged lack of responsible personnel of a district hospital in Himamaylan City to perform birthing to the mother last July 24.

Robert Caagoy, 30, of Sitio Calansi, Barangay Mambagaton, Himamaylan City said his pregnant wife Rosemarie, 23 is set to give birth to their first born, a twin at Gov. Valeriano M. Gatuslao Memorial District Hospital.

But when they arrived about 10pm, there was no assigned physician to attend to them.

1 Killed When 2 Duel in Salvador Benedicto

One was killed when two persons dueled over a misunderstanding in cutting trees at Barangay Igmayaan, Salvador Benedicto about 9:36 Friday morning.

PO3 Donald Garde, Salvador Benedicto police investigator identified the victim as Anecito Villanueva Ambay, “Alias Dodoy”, 61, of the said place.

He sustained hack wounds in the head and arms and died on the spot.

The victim’s body was found in the river bank of Talos River where their confrontation ended.

The suspect was identified as Romeo Minolso, “Alias Toto”, 41, also of the said place.

9 Murder Suspects Arrested in Negros Occidental

Police operatives in Negros Occidental continued their relentless campaign against wanted persons in the province and arrested nine murder suspects with warrants of arrest.

A live-in partner charged for murder was arrested in Candoni town in Negros Occidental Wednesday by combined elements of Bago City and Candoni PNP Wednesday.

Superintendent David Cachumbo, Jr., Bago City PNP chief identified the suspects Nicolas Firmano, 41, of Hilongos, Southern Leyte and Angelyn Quemada, 40, of Sitio Paho, Barangay Dulao, Bago City.

Call Center Agent Commits Suicide

A 49-year-old call center agent has committed suicide Friday noon at their house in Barangay Zone 6, Talisay City.

Police identified the victim as Lemuel Pendon Gonzaga.

Police said before committing suicide, Gonzaga tied his 77-year-old father in a room.

He allegedly told his father to see him commit suicide by hanging himself in a beam of their house. After saying those words, he jumped killing himself.

He was declared dead on arrival at Talisay City Health Clinic.

Police did not disclose the motive of the suicide.

Cousin Kills Cousin in La Castellana

Two cousins stabbed each other over a misunderstanding resulting to the killing of one in Hacienda Mercedes, Barangay Sag-ang, La Castellana, Negros Occidental about 7:00pm on Friday.

La Castellana PNP identified the victim as Melvin Eliang, 39, who sustained stab wound on his left chest and died on the spot.

Police identified the suspect as Rico Eliang, 30, of the said place.


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