6 armed men arrested in Lapu

Fe Marie Dumaboc 05/14/2018

LAPU-LAPU CITY policemen who responded to a reported sighting of two armed men in Sitio Paradise in Barangay Pajo, Sunday night, ended up arresting a total of six men who were armed with handguns and bladed weapons.…

ARMED MEN SPOTTED ON OLANGO?

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Benjie Talisic, Izobelle T. Pulgo 04/20/2017

Government troops have surrounded a coastal village on Olango Island, 6.4 kilometers from Lapu-Lapu City on Mactan Island, after a resident claimed to have seen two armed men in the area past 2 p.m. on Thursday. When…

Gov’t troops secure Olango village due to “armed men”

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 04/20/2017

CEBU CITY–Government troops have surrounded a coastal village on Olango Island, 6.4 km from Lapu-Lapu City on Mactan Island, after a resident claimed seeing two armed men in the area past 2 p.m. on Thursday. When police…

In which terrain can gov’t forces win?

Atty. Ruphil F. Bañoc 04/20/2017

I am now beginning to understand why it is really very hard for the government forces to fight the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) in Basilan and Jolo as can be gleaned from their failure to neutralize the…

Moro raids and the Japanese occupation

Jobers R. Bersales 04/12/2017

The clash in Inabanga, Bohol, the other day between government forces and the terrorist group Abu Sayyaf brings to mind the dreadful centuries of Moro slave raids that decimated the coastal towns of the Visayas and Luzon…

Nine killed in firefight between govt forces and suspected members of Abu Sayyaf

Doris C. Bongcac 04/11/2017

CEBU CITY—Five suspected members of the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG), three soldiers and one policeman were reported to have been killed in the ongoing firefight in the mountain village of Napo, Inabanga town, Bohol province. This was…

Pawnshop robbed in Lapu

Norman V. Mendoza 07/06/2016

A PAWNSHOP in Barangay Maribago, Lapu-Lapu City was robbed by three motorcycle-riding suspects at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday. Janet Layos, manager of the Cebuana Lhuillier pawnshop, the armed robbers barged in just as they were opening the outlet…

Armed men killed in shootout with police

Chito O. Aragon 07/06/2016

TWO armed men died in a shootout with police officers in a suspected drug den in Barangay Bacayan, Cebu City at past 2 a.m. Wednesday. PO3 Edario Manatad, homicide investigator, said the fatalities were only identified as…