Victorias City

2 Killed, 4 Hurt in Two Road Mishaps

A motorcycle driver and a tricycle passenger were killed in Victorias City and La Castellana Thursday.

Superintendent Santiago Rapiz, Victorias City PNP chief identified the fatality as Mark Angelo Veloso Gasper, 24, single of Hacienda Nagio, Barangay 12, in the city.

He sustained head and body injuries and was rushed to Ikaayong Lawas Foundation Hospital in the city but declared dead on arrival by attending physician.

Victorias City to Hold ‘Pang-os Tubo’ During ‘Kalamayan’ Fest

The City Government of Victorias, together with its Investment Promotion Center, Tourism Office and the people of Victorias, the NGOs, the academe, and private sectors will hold a big event entitled “The Longest Line of Sugarcane Munchers in History” or “Pang-os Tubo” on Dec. 18.

This is the City’s official entry to the Guinness Book of World Records which will set the record of 12,000 people to munch sugarcane at a single time along the City’s National Highway with its distance of 6.4 kilometers or 6,400 meters.

3 Nabbed in Buy Bust at Victorias City; 2 Others in Silay

Three persons were arrested in a buy bust operation at the National Highway of Bagong Dalan, Barangay 13, Victorias City 10:20 p.m. Wednesday, while two other suspects were placed under citizen arrest by alleged members of CIDG-CIS in Silay City at dawn Wednesday.

Superintendent Santiago Rapiz, Victorias City PNP chief and Regional Public Safety Company-6 led by Police Chief Inspector Edilyz Ritche Crucero arrested the suspects who tried to escape in a checkpoint.

Victorias City Wanted Persons Nabbed with Shabu

Several sachets of suspected shabu were confiscated after two wanted persons of Victorias City were arrested by police operatives Monday and Tuesday, less than 24 hours in the same place at South Bacayan, Barangay 19-A in the city.

Superintendent Santiago Rapiz, Victorias City PNP chief identified the suspects as Mark Tongcua, alias “Tora”, 33, single; and Christian Lamboso Doriman, alias “Chester Pastrana” and alias Roy Sanchez, 26, single, of Barrio Palma, Barangay 18.