Sagay City

NPA Negros Northern Command Owns Up to Killing Intel Officer

The New People’s Army Northern Negros Command, Roslyn Pelle Command owned responsibility in the liquidation of Intelligence Officer of 62nd Infantry Battalion based in Barangay Bato, Sagay City inside a cockpit in Barangay San Isidro, Toboso town at 5:00 p.m. Sunday, May 1.

Police Chief Inspector Joevito Bose, Toboso PNP chief identified the victim as Corporal Nelson “Nelsky” Marino, of legal age, resident of Toboso.

2 Die, 2 Hurt in Road Mishap

Two persons were killed and two others injured in separate road mishaps in Sagay and Bacolod cities, Saturday and Sunday.

Police identified the victims as Jerry Fuentes Java, 53, married, of Central Lopez, Barangay Paraiso, Sagay City and Ronnie Horilla, 27, resident of Purok Neptune, Barangay Singcang-Airport, Bacolod City.

Injured were RJ John Java, 21; and Serafin Parcon, Jr., 46, both of Central Lopez in Barangay Paraiso, Sagay City.

Pa Fails to Save Son, Drowns

A father failed to save his son from drowning after the victim jumped from their pump boat in Purok Roma at Barangay Old Sagay, Sagay City Thursday afternoon.

Police Chief Inspector Eduardo Corpuz, Sagay City acting PNP chief identified the victim as Paolo Flores, 34 of Osmeña Street, Barangay Poblacion in Sagay City.

Armando Flores, father of the victim said he tried to save his son, by diving under water but failed to find him.

Man Challenging Tricycle Driver Shot Dead

A neighbor who challenged his tricycle driver neighbor was shot dead by the latter around 8:45 p.m. on Saturday in Barangay Libas, a hinterland barangay in Isabela town, Negros Occidental.

Police Chief Inspector Anthony Grande identified the victim as Alan Fernandez, 38, resident of the barangay who sustained gunshot wound in the stomach. He was rushed to Ignacio Locsin Arroyo Memorial District Hospital in Isabela town.

Police Has Suspects in the Killing of Sugar Planter; 2 Angles Eyed

SAGAY CITY- Police authorities here claimed they have already a lead in the identity of suspects who killed a sugar planter and businessman along Diver-sion Road in Hacienda Leonor of Barangay Fabrica here around 5:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Police Inspector Adrian James Albaytar, Sagay City PNP Deputy Chief, however refused to divulge their identity pending their arrest.

Two angles are being eyed in the killing; personal grudge and conflict in business, adding that police believes the assassins were hired killers. Albaytar again refused to elaborate.