Driver throws firearm to defy checkpoint

An motorcycle driver who was to pass through the checkpoint of Kabankalan City PNP escaped after throwing his firearm in a canal.

The unidentified suspect then made a u-turn and sped off in the National Highway at Barangay 9 in the city around 7:45 a.m. Monday.

Following the motorcycle was Village Chief Jerry Vargas of Barangay Pandanon, Mabinay town in Negros Oriental, who alighted from his multicab and took the .9mm caliber ARMSCOR firearm (without serial number) with one magazine loaded with 6 live bullets.

Himamaylan PNP Lauded For surrendered firearms, explosives

Police Senior Superintendent Rodolfo Castil, Jr., Negros Occidental Police Provincial Police Office (NOCPPO), Director lauded the Himamaylan City PNP for its intensified campaign against loose firearms in his locality.

The Himamaylan PNP under Police Chief Inspector Antonio Benitez, Jr. has collected several firearms, ammunitions and explosives during their house-to-house campaign in implementing “Oplan Katok, Oplan Boga”.

Ceres FC Goes to Myanmar for AFC Champions League Qualifiers

The Ceres Negros FC left Philippines for Myanmar yesterday afternoon for the 2018 AFC Champions League Qualifiers against the home squad of Shan United FC today, 5:30PM (Philippine time) at the Thuwunna Stadium.

Despite having a short preparation for this match, team manager James Dinsay said that the management has huge faith in them that they may able to deliver the stuff expected from them. He further added that the club will support them in this quest.