Ex-SB candidate found dead in Isabela

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 16 Sep 2020 12:41:47 +0000

  BY LIEZLE BASA INIGO     ISABELA – Police are investigating the death of a former Sangguniang Bayan candidate whose body was found in a farm in P2 Barangay Duroc, Angadanan, here, on Tuesday. Isabela police said the victim, Elderson Albano, 44, a resident of P1 Barangay Dipaluda, Angadanan, bore bullet wounds when found […]

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Subic Customs foils shipments of P60-M smuggled cigarettes

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 16 Sep 2020 08:01:22 +0000

By BETHEENA UNITE         Two containers of smuggled cigarettes worth P60 million were intercepted at the Port of Subic, the Bureau of Customs said Wednesday. Instead of the declared items – steel wire mesh – boxes of Union and D&B cigarette brands were found in the shipment during an inspection on Tuesday. […]

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More pregnant women in Iloilo infected with coronavirus

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Tue, 15 Sep 2020 08:18:01 +0000

  BY TARA YAP     ILOILO CITY – The local government of this city has revealed that more pregnant women are getting infected with coronavirus. Jeck Conlu, spokesman of the city government on COVID-19, said that at least nine pregnant women have tested positive in results released Monday. Conlu said that Taft North village […]

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Marine sarge, 5 rebels killed in Palawan clash

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 03 Sep 2020 04:27:08 +0000

  BY AARON RECUENCO     Government troops and suspected communist insurgents clashed in Palawan on Thursday morning, resulting in the death of one Marine commando and five rebels. Lt. Col. Stephen Penetrente, spokesman of the Western Mindanao Command, said the firefight erupted at around 5 a.m. when elements of the Marine Battalion Landing Team […]

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Hunt on for 2 Negros jail escapees

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 02 Sep 2020 11:42:41 +0000

  BY GLAZYL MASCULINO     BACOLOD CITY – The Negros Occidental District Jail (NODJ) in Bago City will give a P10,000 cash reward to any informant who can help the agency capture two inmates who escaped from the facility on Monday. Jimmy Sablon of Barangay Robles, La Castellana town, who was charged with frustrated […]

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4 treasure hunters trapped in tunnel

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 31 Aug 2020 15:09:13 +0000

  BY ZEA CAPISTRANO     DAVAO CITY – Four alleged treasure hunters were trapped in a 96-foot deep tunnel in Barangay Kinamayan, Santo Tomas, Davao del Norte on Sunday after its portion collapsed on Sunday morning. On Monday morning, the municipal government of Santo Tomas in Davao del Norte said the rescue effort was […]

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BARMM to probe slay of 8 people in Kabacan 

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 30 Aug 2020 07:50:50 +0000

  BY ZEA CAPISTRANO  *  MALU CADELINA MANAR     DAVAO CITY – The Bangsamamoro government vowed to conduct its separate investigation on the shooting to death of eight people in Kabacan, Cotabato on Saturday. In a statement on Sunday, the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) expressed grief over the killing of eight […]

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P7-M marijuana plants, shabu seized in Cebu

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 24 Aug 2020 10:52:16 +0000

BY CALVIN D. CORDOVA     CEBU CITY – Authorities here seized P7 million worth of marijuana plants and suspected shabu in separate operations last Sunday. At least 15,000 marijuana plants worth P6 million were uprooted by law enforcers Danao City, northern Cebu. Operatives of the Regional Mobile Force Battalion and agents of the Philippine […]

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Bulacan cop engaged in drug protection racket arrested

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 24 Aug 2020 08:53:25 +0000

  BY AARON RECUENCO     A police sergeant assigned in Bulacan was arrested after he was accused of receiving protection money from illegal drugs personalities operating in Bocaue and nearby areas. Brig. Gen. Ronald Lee, director of the Philippine National Police-Integrity Monitoring and Enforcement Group (PNP-IMEG), said Chief Master Sgt. Davi Gatchalian was collared while receiving […]

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2 men behind the viral giant foams in Batangas river held

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 20 Aug 2020 12:07:21 +0000

  BY AARON RECUENCO   The mysterious build-up of giant foams in a river in Tuy town of Batangas that went viral on social media is now solved after the arrest of two people on Wednesday. Col. Rex Malimban, director of the Batangas Provincial Police Office, said the investigation they conducted disclosed that the giant […]

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