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Teener gives birth to New Year baby

January 3, 2013


A 17-year-old girl was among the females who gave birth in the first few minutes of the New Year in Cebu. Charlene Plantar of barangay Calaboon in Dumanjug town, southwest Cebu, gave birth to a 2.4 pound boy at 12:15 a.m. of Jan. 1 at the Vicente Sotto Memorial Medical Center (VSMMC). The baby, whom […]

Baby pinned to death

October 28, 2012


Mandaue police are investigating a 22-year-old woman for the death of her newborn daughter. Kristina Enriquez said the death of her 19-day-old baby Jourgina was accidental. She said she fell asleep while breastfeeding her baby around 1 a.m. yesterday and woke up to find herself laying atop the infant. The mother said that when she […]

Man shoots brother, mother in drunken fight

October 15, 2012


An argument drove a 34-year old man to shoot his brother and wound their mother who tried to mediate between them last Sunday. Joselito Bardilas was drinking with his 28-year old brother Jeffy in their house at 1st St. Carmen Village in Poblacion, Talisay City last Sunday when an argument ensued between them. Joselito pulled […]

Mama who killed baby was rape victim, depressed

October 5, 2012


The 16-year-old mother in Moalboal town who stabbed dead her infant then tried to commit suicide was a rape victim suffering from depression, a government psychiatrist said yesterday. “Everybody has a capacity to cope with difficulties. The ability to cope varies in every individual,” said Dr. Robert Cañete, medical specialist of the Vicente Sotto Medical […]

16-yr-old mama stabs own baby

October 2, 2012


by Rhea Ruth V. Rosell, Reporter   A 16-year-old mother shocked her  family by stabbing  dead her baby girl in the  rural village of   Kalingking, barangay Saavedra, Moalboal town, southwest  Cebu last Sunday. The infant, one year and nine  months old, died of seven stab wounds int he chest. The teenage mother tried to commit […]

American, lover nabbed for ‘selling’ girls for sex

August 10, 2012


  Police arrested a  46-year-old American national and his Cebuana girlfriend for allegedly trying to sell the  the sexual services of the woman’s two teenage daughters. Roger James Kweit Kincaid and 36-year-old Joan Paras were arrested  Wednesday night in Pelaez Street, barangay Sta. Cruz, Cebu City  by members of the Regional Anti-Human Trafficking Task Force. […]


June 29, 2012


A 42-year-old woman was killed yesterday at dawn after her house in Lapu-Lapu City was strafed allegedly by enemies of her husband. Police said the killing of Prima Paquibot Aying, a worker of Maitland Smith Inc., an export firm at the Mactan Economic Zone, may have stemmed from a family feud involving her husband, Jerry, […]

Lapu-Lapu strafing incident kills mother

June 28, 2012


Mother’s instinct sent a 43-year-old woman in the line of fire and died in an early morning strafing incident in Lapu-Lapu City yesterday. Prima Aying, 43, died on the spot when hit in the forehead after she stood up and run to the room where her four children were sleeping after hearing several of gunfire […]

Mother arrested for abandoning 4-year-old child

June 21, 2012


by Fe Marie Dumaboc, Correspondent   A 30-year-old mother who was about to board a ship bound for Bohol with his boyfriend was arrested by Mandaue City police for abandoning her 4-year-old child. Two concerned citizens alerted police of the abandoned child who was found by police in a garbage area in barangay Basak. The […]

Woman says P500-boy is her missing child

May 10, 2012


A WOMAN came forward yesterday to claim the 2-year-old boy whom a man tried to sell to a couple in Compostela town, northern Cebu, for P500 last month. The woman’s identity is being withheld to ensure the child’s privacy. She went to the office of the regional Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) and […]