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2 drug suspects die in Cavite encounters with police

2 drug suspects die in Cavite encounters with police

IMUS, Cavite – Two drug suspects died while two others were arrested in separate encounters with police in the province, the Police Provincial Office (PPO) reported Thursday. The two incidents brought to 20 the number of suspects killed in gunfights with police in the last four months. The latest shootout killed Mama Bitangol Pagedoten, alias […]

17 provinces to experience drought, says PAGASA

Fewer provinces may experience prolonged dry condition by end of May, but the weak El Niño is seen to prevail until the third quarter of 2019. The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said 17 provinces in Luzon and Visayas or 20 percent of the country may experience drought, while three provinces in […]

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Moises Padilla, Negros Occidental councilor killed in ambush

BACOLOD CITY – Two persons, including a councilor, were killed in an ambush at Barangay Inolingan, Moises Padilla, Negros Occidental Thursday morning. Killed were Councilor Michael Garcia, and Mark Garcia, nephew and brother of Vice Mayor Ella Celestina Garcia-Yulo, respectively. Police Major Junji Liba, town police chief, said the two fatalities were on board a […]

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PNP has strong case vs Christine Silawan’s killer

LLENES CEBU CITY – All indications are pointing to Renato Llenes as the one who killed 16-year-old Christine Silawan, the chief of the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas said Thursday. The dioxyribonucleic acid samples obtained from the pair of scissors that were used in the crime matched with the suspect and the victim, said PRO […]

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3 dead as private chopper crashes in Malolos City, Bulacan

Three persons, including a prominent businessman, were killed when the private helicopter they were riding in crashed into a fishpond in Malolos City, Bulacan Thursday. Police Col. Bernard Banac, spokesman of the Philippine National Police, identified the victims as helicopter pilot Everette Coronel, businessman and the owner of the helicopter Liberato Laus, 64, and his […]

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Sabalones death to affect Cebu drugs trade

CEBU CITY – The death of self-confessed Cebuano drug lord Frans Sabalones will affect the distribution of illegal drugs in Cebu, the top officer of the Philippine National Police Regional Office in Central Visayas said Monday. Police Brig. Gen. Debold Sinas said since Sabalones was a main source of illegal drug in Cebu, his death […]

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