Eight suspects, including a minor were nabbed in separate buy bust operations in San Carlos and Bago cities, Negros Occidental, police reports disclosed.
Police Superintendent Victorino Romanillos, San Carlos City PNP chief said they swooped down at the house of a live-in partner in Caballero Subdivision, Barangay Poblacion, San Carlos City about 8 p.m. Thursday.
The live-in partners were identified as Jonnie Sangueza Perez and Dennibelle Maco Delfino. They yielded four elongated and one small sachets of suspected shabu in exchange for marked money.
Two persons were killed and three others were injured in a motorcycle accident at Sagay City and Barangay Alijis in Bacolod City Friday and Saturday.
The victims were identified as Merciaves Alolor, 78, of Barangay Puey, Sagay City and Kent Dave Millarez, 22 of Homesite, Barangay Montevista, Bacolod City.
Injured were Arturo Alolor, 38 and 5-year-old son RJ, both of Barangay Puey and Narwel Apat, 38 of Barangay Dian-ay, Escalante City.
A solicitor of Small Town Lottery (STL) was shot dead while drinking with companions in Manaay Store located along Bonifacio Street, Barangay Robles, La Castellana, Negros Occidental 6:35 p.m. Thursday.
Police identified the victim as Esteban Gonzaga Yusores, Jr., 47, of the said place.
He sustained three gunshot wounds on his neck and chest and was declared dead on arrival in the nearby Elumba Medical Clinic.
The two unidentified suspects used a .9mm caliber firearm. Three empty shells and one deformed slug of the caliber were found at the crime scene.
A murder suspect surrendered about 7:30 a.m. yesterday (Nov. 8) at La Carlota City PNP.
Dennis Dosa Libaway, 31, single of Sitio Kaingalan, Barangay La Granja in the city appeared at the police station before Senior Police Officer 3 Jerry Rumbines, warrant and subpoena PNCO.
Police Superintendent Orly Gabinete, La Carlota City PNP acting police chief said Libaway is facing murder charge in Criminal Case No. 3371 with arrest warrant issued by Judge Francisco Rodriguez of the Regional Trial Court; Branch-63 dated February 4, 2010.