Silay City

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.

BCPO Hauls 11 Drug Suspects in ‘One Time, Big Time’  

Bacolod City Police Office (BCPO) netted around eleven (11) drug suspects in a series of buy bust operations in the city Friday.


Police Precinct 8 of Bacolod City headed by PSINSP SER ULRICK CHRISTIAN GELERA, COP conducted buy bust operation at Prk Jupiter, Barangay Singcang Airport, Bacolod City at about 7:40 PM of April 15, 2016 and apprehended the subject NOLI MEDALLA TORRES. Recovered form the said subject are one (1) small heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing suspected shabu (buy bust item), another four (4) small and one (1) elongated heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing suspected shabu, three (3) disposable lighter and two (2) one hundred peso bills (buy bust money). (Malou Flejoles/DYAF Radyo Veritas)

3 Wanted Persons Arrest with Murder, Frustrated Murder

Three persons were arrested for the crime of murder, frustrated murder and theft in Silay City, Murcia and Hinigaran Friday.

In Silay City police operatives arrested Rogel Hernani Cunanan, “Alias Panoy”, 30 years old of Sitio Dacutan Dacu in Barangay Mambulac.

He was arrested for three charges of murder, frustrated murder and theft.

Judge Felipe Banzon of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 69 in Silay City issued the arrest warrant dated March 28, 2016.