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Ma, daughter hurt in Zambo fire

A MOTHER and her one-year-old daughter were wounded in a fire that gutted their house the other day in Zamboanga City. Injured were Rosanna Dinglasa Andico, 40, and her daughter Jenny Javesh Andico Arcillas. Reports reaching Camp Crame showed that…

Man jumps to death from telecom tower

A MAN believed to be suffering from mental illness jumped to his death from a telecommunications tower in Batangas last March 24. According to PO2 King Edgar Kasilag Mabazza and PO1 Richard King B. Valenzuela, officers on case, elements of…

Firearms, grenades seized in P’panga

FLORIDABLANCA, Pampanga -- Operatives of the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group-Pampanga (CIDG-Pampanga) confiscated short and long firearms, grenades and ammunitions from the house of a 48-year-old man in Barangay Sto. Rosario here last Friday. Chief Inspector Rommel Labalan, head of…

CIDG agents jail 14 wanted men

FOURTEEN wanted persons were hauled to jail by agents of the Philippine National Police Criminal Investigation and Detection Group in separate anti-crime operations in the countryside this week, PNP-CIDG chief, Director Roel B. Obusan announced yesterday. Obusan said one of…

Driver gunned down

A 47-YEAR-OLD driver was shot dead by unidentified suspects while he’s on his way home in Bgy. Mahabang Dahilig, Lemery, Batangas last Thursday. Lemery Police Station head Chief Insp. Rodel Sibalo Ban-O, identified the victim as Justino Obrador, 47, married,…

2 drug dealers fall, P6M shabu seized in Cebu

AGENTS of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency last Sunday conducted a buy-bust operation in Cebu City which resulted in the arrest of two armed drug personalities and the seizure of over P6 million worth of shabu, PDEA Director General Isidro…

Abducted boatman rescued

A BOAT captain abducted by Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) was rescued by government troops yesterday morning in the coastal town of Hadji Mohammad Ajul in Basilan. This was confirmed by Colonel Juvymax Uy, commander of Joint Task Force Basilan. Uy…

2 Abu rebs slain, 1 hurt in encounter

TWO members of Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) were killed while another one was wounded in an encounter with government forces the other day in Basilan. This was confirmed yesterday by Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP)-Western Mindanao Command (Westmincom) spokesperson…

Quezon cops arrest 10 for drugs, guns

LUCENA CITY -- Police arrested ten drug suspects following the seizure of suspected illegal drugs and unlicensed guns during simultaneous servings of search warrants at five houses in Purok Matahimik, Bgy. Cotta, here. Quezon police director, Senior Supt. Rhoderick Armamento,…

‘Carnapper’ killed in Ecija

CABANATUAN CITY -- A suspected “carnapper” was killed in an armed encounter while a 42-year-old farmer was shot and wounded in two separate shooting incidents in Nueva Ecija last Friday. In Talavera town, an alleged encounter transpired between patrolling lawmen…

HS teacher charged with sexual harassment

CABIAO, Nueva Ecija – A14-year-old high school student filed sexual harassment charges against her teacher. Provincial police director Sr. Supt. Crizaldo O. Nieves identified the suspect as Danilo Fajardo, a high school teacher at the Cabiao National High School in…

P20M marijuana destroyed in Benguet

AN ESTIMATED P20 million worth of fully-grown marijuana plants and seedlings were recently uprooted and destroyed by members of the Philippine National Police and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in a week-long operation in Bakun, Benguet, PDEA chair Undersecretary Arturo…

Food attendant drowns during Xmas party

A 34-YEAR-OLD man drowned while attending the Christmas party of their company last Tuesday in a resort in San Pedro City, Laguna. Police identified the victim as Isidro Junio Jr., food service clerk of S & R Food Services and…

3 held for drugs in Bulacan

THREE residents of Pulilan, Bulacan were arrested by the local police during an anti-narcotics operation last Tuesday, Bulacan Police Provincial Office director Senior Supt. Ferdinand Divina said yesterday. Suspects Pedro Reyes,30, a resident of Barangay Dampol 1st; his brother Relly,23,…

DPWH reports 2014 performance in W. Mindanao

THE Department of Public Works and Highways yesterday bared its accomplishments in Western Mindanao, which includes the new road opening for the Zamboanga City By-Pass Road, now 62 percent complete. Public Works and Highways Sec. Rogelio Singson said the road…
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