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Police monitor rob gang leader

December 13, 2012


POLICE are on alert following the escape of a robbery gang leader from the New Bilibd Prison last Saturday. Ricky Cadavero alias Caban could form a new group and strike again, said Chief Insp. Romeo Santander, chief of the City Intelligence Branch of Cebu City police. Santander said intelligence gathering was intensified since there is […]

Suspect says fake bills ‘only a hobby’

November 22, 2012


WITH nothing better to do, 64-year-old print shop owner Richard Uy said he chose to make fake currency notes as a hobby following his retirement from his commercial art business. “Retired naman ko, nya wa koy lingaw. Usahay lagi pugson ta mubuhat, nya nagkinahanglan man pud ta ug kwarta (I’m retired and I don’t have […]

Suspected brains of Robinsons robbery nabbed in Zamboanga

July 13, 2012


Police intelligence agents yesterday arrested the alleged mastermind of the September 2011 daylight robbery of an armored car’s bank teller in Robinson’s mall in Cebu City. Junjun Cabando, alias Dionisio Cabatingan, was captured at a relative’s house in Sindangan town, Zamboanga del Norte by a joint team of intelligence operatives from Central Visayas and Western […]

Mayor flares up after bank offers to help pay Rallos heirs

March 21, 2012


A bank lawyer surprised Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama yesterday by telling the court that Philippine Postal Savings Bank is willing to release the account numbers of the Cebu city government to facilitate payment of the money claim of the Rallos family as ordered by the court. Lawyer Jobert Abiba of PPSB spoke during yesterday’s […]

OFWs affected by LBC Bank shutdown; forum on Friday

September 13, 2011


A college student in Cebu City went to the ATM yesterday to get cash for his tuition. A married couple arrived to withdraw funds for their daughter, who was hospitalized for a uterus operation. Like thousands of clients of LBC Development Bank around the country, they got a nasty shock on Monday morning when they […]

Mayor, banker commends fast police action

September 6, 2011


CEBU City Mayor Michael Rama and Chito Cabaero, immediate past president of the Cebu Bankers Club, commended the police for their fast action. Cabaero confirmed that police authorities alerted banks to be extra vigilant because of reports that armed robbers from other provinces were spotted in Cebu City. “We’re always kept informed,” Cabaero said. Cabaero […]