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Kabankalan City

Reshuffling Ongoing at Bacolod Police Force

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A minor reshuffling at the Bacolod City Police Office (BCPO) is now ongoing.

Police Supt. Armando Tubongbanua who handles twin positions as deputy for operations and administration has to give up one of it.

Bacolod City Police Office (BCPO) Deputy for Operations Supt. Armando Tubongbanua reports during the City Peace and Order Council meeting the accomplishments of the BCPO during the recently concluded MassKara Festival while City Mayor and CPOC chair Monico Puentevella, Councilor El Cid Familiaran and BCPO Director SSupt. Pedrito Escarilla listen.* (EAD-PIA6 photo)


Joint meeting among NPC members headed by President Carla Cañet back (to camera) with Rotary Club of Bacolod East President Sonya Verdeflor (R) with NPC Past Presidents Pert Toga and Modi Saonoy.* (NDB photo)

Supt. Calixto Mabugat, former Kabankalan City PNP Chief was designated as new BCPO deputy for adminis-tration, while Tubongbanua has remained as deputy for operations.

Kabankalan Drug Bust Nets P675,000 Shabu

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Yesterday afternoon’s checkpoint operation of the Kabankalan City Police Office at the national highway in Purok Matawhay in Barangay Binicuil netted some P675,000 worth of suspected shabu.

INTERCEPTED. Alo Mangondato Bacarat, right, was intercepted by Kabankalan City policemen yesterday afternoon in a checkpoint in Brgy. Binicuil, with suspected shabu.* (Jun Gaton/Pasiplat photo)

Kabankalan PNP Director, Supt. Salvador Dagoon told Negros Daily Bulletin (NDB) that he and his policemen, together with the city’s traffic enforcers, put up the checkpoint, and were able to nab a suspected drugs courier identified as Alo Mangondato Bacarat.

Taken from Bacarat, a native of Cawayan Linuk, Marantao, Lanao Del Sur but temporarily residing in Binalbagan, Negros Occidental, were 11 big transparent plastic sachets containing suspected shabu with estimated street value of P675,000, one black Cherry Mobile phone, cash amounting to P22,470 and two pawnshop receipts.

Supt. Dagoon also told NDB that Bacarat came from Hinigaran and was on his way to Kabankalan proper at about 4:20 yesterday afternoon when he was flagged down at the Binicuil highway checkpoint.

The suspect has been on top of the authorities’ list of persons known to be transporting illegal drugs in southern Negros.

Dagoon said the inventory of items taken from Bacarat was witnessed by DOJ Rep. Chambeline Gasataya, Brgy. Captain Jerry Fuentes and Kagawad Marvin Tupan.

Kabankalan Raid Yields Shabu, Cash ; 2 Men Collared

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Several sachets of suspected shabu and cash including foreign currencies were confiscated from two men in a raid, Saturday morning at Repullo St, Brgy. 3, Kabankalan City.

Police authorities arrested Mark Gerasmia, 32, and Eric Alanza, 46, for alleged violation of Republic Act (RA) 9165 or Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002 and through a warrant for search and seizure issued by Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 61 Judge Fernando Elumba.

Pa, Son Kill an Hacienda Laborer

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A father and his son shot and stabbed dead an hacienda laborer in Brgy. Camansi, Kabankalan City Tuesday.

Supt Salvador Dago-on, Kabankalan City police chief identified the victim as Joseph Estoni, 20, a laborer of Hda. Bino, Brgy. Orong of the city.

He sustained multiple gunshots and stab wounds and died on the spot.

The suspects were Cesar, 57 and John Nick 33, all surnamed Villahermosa of Homesite, Brgy. Camansi Kabankalan City.

Trike Driver with Suicide Note Dies in Mishap

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A tricycle driver was killed when the 3-wheeled vehicle he was driving collided head-on with a Ceres bus at Sitio Alimango, Brgy. San Vicente, Binalbagan about 2:45PM Friday.

Police Senior Inspector Albert Sy, town police chief identified the victim as Rocky Labaniero Banay, legal age, married, a native of Brgy. Oringao, Kabankalan City but presently residing in Hinigaran.

Banay died on the spot.

Theis tricycle sustained damage.

Tricycle owner is Joemarie Gonzaga of Hinigaran.


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