Drug charges filed against arson suspect

Benjie B. Talisic 08/31/2017

CHARGES were filed against a resident of Sitio Almacin, Barangay Calamba, Cebu City who was accused of setting his rented room on fire that spread and razed down 223 houses in two sitios in the area. Chief…

Man sets house on fire in Carcar

Rene Alima 07/15/2017

ANGERED over his wife’s disappearance, a man supposedly set his home on fire in Barangay Liboron, Carcar City at past 2 pm last Friday. Rey Archival Navarro surrendered to the Carcar City police hours after the incident.…

FIRE HITS DENR

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag, Norman V. Mendoza 03/13/2017

Investigators not ruling out arson after loss of documents It was something they didn’t expect to happen. Various documents of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources in Central Visayas (DENR-7) went up in smoke in an…

Man tries to burn father’s house

Lesley Cara Delos Santos 11/15/2016

A man who is said to be suffering from mental health problems allegedly tried to burn his father’s house on Tuesday noon. Reynante Elcontro, around 35 years of age, was seen hurriedly running down the stairs of…

Man tries to set toilet on fire

Carmel Loise Matus 07/18/2016

A man said to be suffering from a mental illness got jailed after he reportedly tried to set fire to the toilet inside the storage building of his sister in Belocura Compound, Visitacion St, Sambag Dos, Urgello…

Man faces arson after torching own house

Rene F. Alima 05/31/2016

A MAN who allegedly torched their own house in Barangay Basdiot, Moalboal town, southwest Cebu last Sunday after suffering from a mental illness due to illegal drug use is now facing arson case. PO1 Welmar Bolahan identified…

Man burns house

Norman V. Mendoza 01/19/2016

A 23-YEAR-OLD man was arrested after he set his house on fire in barangay Looc, Lapu-Lapu City yesterday morning. Frank Lloyd Casipong was known in the area as a drug user, said SPO1 Joseph Andrin, desk officer…

Gituyo ang pagsunog sa Lahug?

Lloyd Suarez 12/27/2015

Daghang isyu ang mitumaw sa sunog niadtong Sabado sa gabii sa sitio Avocado, barangay Lahug diin sobra sa 80 ka mga panimalay ang nangaugdaw. Unang isyu, dugay kaayong nakaresponde ang mga bombero segun sa mga residente. Ultimo…

Man burns house, holds 2 boys hostage in Consolacion

Norman V. Mendoza 11/22/2015

A man believed to be mentally unstable set his aunt’s house on fire then held two boys hostage at knife-point in Consolacion town, northern Cebu last Friday afternoon. Eight houses were destroyed in the fire. The hostage-taking…

Man jailed for arson, holding two boys hostage

Norman V. Mendoza 11/20/2015

A 21-year-old man was detained after he burned the house of his aunt after a heated argument and held hostage two minors past 2 p.m. in sitio East Binabag in barangay Tayud in Consolacion town. Neighbors said…