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Ex-Lezo mayor seeks transfer from CPDRC to Aklan jail

June 1, 2012


The camp of former Lezo, Aklan mayor Alfredo Arsenio is seeking his transfer from a detention cell in Cebu province back to his hometown. Arsenio’s lawyer Eduardo Arriba said neither the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) nor the Cebu City Jail wants to take custody of the accused. “It is like a football […]

Gunman arrested for killing former candidate, woman in fiesta show

April 25, 2012


The actors of a village variety show had just started to perform onstage and people in barangay Tamiao in Compostela town were cheering them on Tuesday night. Out of nowhere, an armed man approached one of the fiesta organizers from behind and fired two shots at his head at about 9:50 p.m. In the panic […]

No more ‘special favors’ for ex-mayor after lunch out of prison

February 10, 2012


The “special treatment” for an inmate who enjoyed a hearty lunch in a restaurant in Cebu City came with a price. The Cebu provincial jail warden and his assistant were relieved from their posts yesterday by Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia following a Cebu Daily News front-page story about the lunch out of a detained ex-mayor accused […]

Man kills family, maid in Talisay

October 16, 2011


A father killed his wife, three children and a maid before committing suicide at past 8 a.m Sunday. Police found six bodies bathed in blood in the home of Emmanuel Ponce in Palm Lodge, Tabunok Talisay City after being called by Talisay City administrator Ritchel Bacaltso. Recovered from the crime scene were one .45 pistol. […]

P500T ‘offered’ for witness to recant

October 14, 2011


WITNESSES AT RISK? We have to be alert,” said a police lawyer. Task Force Ellah Joy Pique is seeking the intervention of the Department of Justice (DOJ) to secure around 15 witnesses who are set to testify against Bella Ruby Santos and British partner Ian Charles Griffiths. According to the police, one witness was offered […]

Barangay dad links frat member to last Tiesday’s failed ambush

October 5, 2011


A barangay councilor who survived an ambush last Tuesday evening suspected an Akhro fraternity member has a hand in the failed murder attempt. San Roque Barangay Councilor Bobby Morados said he believes Akhro hitman Aristotle Aves wants to kill him. Aves was tagged as the assailant in the murder of Morados’ son Lawrence, William John […]

Mandaue police look for Ouano slay clues in guns

August 5, 2011


  FOR lack of strong witnesses in the July 22 ambush of Antonio Ouano, Mandaue police are resorting to ballistics tests of handguns belonging to arrested suspects in other crimes. One of them, Michael Ancero, 29 was arrested yesterday following a motorbike holdup. Ancero denied any knowledge of the Ouano killing. He was picked up […]

Breaking: A DPWH engineer died in another ambush in Cebu City, Thursday night

August 5, 2010


A project engineer of Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) assigned in Dalaguete, Cebu, Ciriaco Salazar was ambushed in Talamban, Cebu City at 8 pm, Thursday night. Salazar was on his way home when two men riding in tandem on a motorcycle overtook an SUV he was driving and opened fire at him using […]