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DoH records 20,000 measles cases

The number of measles cases nationwide continues to increase. The Department of Health has recorded more than 20,000 measles cases as of March 14. Based on the latest report of the DoH-Epidemiology Bureau, 21,396 measles cases were recorded from Jan. 1 to March 14, almost 17,000 higher than the 4,417 reported cases during the same […]

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P200,000 shabu seized in Navotas buy-bust

About P200,000 worth of suspected shabu were seized from five suspects in a buy-bust operation in Barangay North Bay Boulevard South, Navotas City last Saturday. Police identified the suspects as Emmanuel Magos, alias “Tawe,” 27; Reymar Velasco, alias “Tano,” 26; John Cedrick Largo, 18; Regie Cuevas, 18; and a 17-year-old boy. Investigators confirmed that Magos […]

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Lawmen arrest man  for starting Tondo fire

A man was arrested by the police for allegedly starting the fire that reached fourth alarm in Tondo, Manila last Saturday. Police identified the suspect as alias “Bindong,” 22, who allegedly used a lighter and spray paint to start the blaze. Officials said that fire victims mauled the suspect. Fire victims told police that Bindong […]

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Fil-Am wanted for child porn nabbed in Clark

A Filipino-American who is wanted for child pornography in Nevada, United States was arrested by the police in Pampanga the other day after two years of hiding. Manila Police District director Chief Supt. Vicente Danao Jr. identified the suspect as Joel Pasay, 56, married, temporarily residing at Deca Homes Clark, Angeles City, Pampanga. Danao said […]

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Guns, bullets seized in Valenzuela

Twelve firearms and 492 ammunition were seized from a 48-year-old driver in a raid in Valenzuela City. Police identified the suspect as Ariel Alberto. Police said the suspect was a drug surrenderer in 2016 and graduated from a community-based rehabilitation program last year. The Valenzuela Police Community Precinct 10 served a search warrant for illegal […]

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Pedicab driver stabbed to death by roommate

A 45-year-old pedicab driver who is a suspected drug user died after his roommate allegedly stabbed him multiple times yesterday in Tondo, Manila. The victim was identified as Pepito Pantaleon, 45, of Tondo. Ernet Tan, the sister of the victim, tagged his brother’s roommate only known as “Waray” as the suspect. In her judicial affidavit, […]

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