Man with firearm nabbed

Police operatives arrested a man with a homemade firearm, at Purok Tahanan in Barangay Poblacion 2, Sagay City Saturday morning.

Police Chief Inspector Robert Mansueto, Sagay OIC police chief, identified the suspect as Charlie Antrone Garcia, 20, single “Alias Toto” of Barangay Taba-ao, Sagay.

Confiscated from him was a piece of 12-gauge improvised shotgun, locally known as “sulpak”, with one inserted bullet of a 12-gauge and another extra live bullet of the same caliber.

He is detained and charged with violation of RA 10591.*


City team on responsible parenthood holds workshop

The Bacolod City Implementation Team (CIT) on the Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health held a planning-workshop at the City Health Office (CHO) Activity Center recently.

Mayor Evelio Leonardia had issued Executive Order No. 39 on December 27, 2017 creating the CIT on the implementation of Republic Act No. 10354 or the Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health (RPRH) Act of 2012.

This is pursuant to President Rodrigo Duterte’s Executive Order No. 12 to fully implement the RPRH Law.