Silay City

Tanod, Gov’t Employee Die in Road Crashes

A tanod of Barangay Pasil in E. B. Magalona and a government employee were killed in separate road crashes involving their motorcycles Friday and Saturday night, respectively.

Jessie Sajo, 26, married, of Hacienda Mercedes, Barangay Pasil, E. B. Magalona sustained head injuries after he fell from his Rusi motorcycle on his way home from Victorias City around 8:40 p.m., Saturday.

He was not wearing a helmet when his motorcycle slid and hit the railings beside the road, throwing him away, his head hitting a hard object.

1 Killed, 2 Hurt in Hinigaran Mishap

The driver of a passenger jeep with Bata-Libertad route was killed and his brother and cousin injured after they figured in a collision with San Miguel Brewery cargo delivery truck in Barangay Pilar, Hinigaran around 1:10 p.m., Saturday.

Police Chief Inspector Alan Gary Resuma, acting Hinigaran police chief identified the victim as Clint Dadivas Dolar, 33, single, of Paglaum Village, Barangay Mansilingan.. He sustained head and body injuries caused by the impact of the collision.

Wanted Woman Arrested for Arson

Upon learning she has an arrest warrant, the 52-year-old woman accused of arson voluntarily surrendered to Silay City PNP Wednesday.

Juvy Magbanua alias “Juvy,” of Sitio Sibato, Barangay Guimbala-on in the City was charged with arson, with bail amounting to P24, 000 for her temporary liberty.

Judge Dyna Doll Chiongson-Trocio of the Regional Trial Court, Branch-40 in Silay City issued the arrest warrant against the suspect.

She is now detained at the custodial jail of Silay City PNP.

1 Killed in Silay City Road Mishap

A person riding a motorcycle on his way home after buying ice was killed past 11:00 a.m. yesterday, May 4, 2016 in Hacienda Edita in Barangay Guimbalaon, Silay City, Negros Occidental.

Silay PNP identified the victim as John Rey Pasco, 22, married, resident of Hacienda Dacudao in Barangay Guimbalaon, Silay City. He sustained head and body injuries due to the impact when it collided with a speeding tricycle about to bring a patient at Teresita Lopez Jalandoni Provincial Hospital also in the city.

2 Killed in Silay City Wake

Two persons were killed in a wake in Barangay Guimbalaon, Silay City around 11:00 am, Sunday.

Police Chief Inspector Edencio Gregorio, Deputy Police chief of Silay City PNP identified the victims as Ronald Antonio, 27, of Barangay Bagtik, Silay City, Negros Occidental; and Arpie Magbanua Jimeña, of legal age, resident of Barangay Guimbalaon.

Ronald Antonio was shot dead by Arpie Jimeña in a wake over illegal gambling betting where the suspect has unpaid bet with the victim. When confronted, he drew out his .357 pistol and shot Ronald Antonio.