Man found dead in gasoline station

Benjie B. Talisic 04/10/2018

A barangay tanod in Barangay Cogon, Cebu City was found lifeless in a gasoline station along Tagunol St. Barangay Cogon, Cebu City past 3 a.m Tuesday. Rizalino Empenado, a gasoline boy, saw Roper Rapayla, 47, from Barangay…

Man arrested in Danao drug bust

Nestle L. Semilla 04/05/2018

A man was arrested during a buy-bust operation in Barangay Poblacion, Danao City on April 5, past midnight. Melvin Caballos, 40, from barangay Poblacion who was arrested by police operatives inside his house. Police operatives seized three…

3 space station astronauts return to Earth

AP 02/28/2018

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Three astronauts returned from the International Space Station to the snowy, bitingly cold flatlands of Central Asia, ending a 5 1/2-month mission highlighted by robotic renovations, schoolteacher pep talks and heavenly greetings from…

Suspected ‘drug mule’ facing drug charges

Benjie Talisic 01/30/2018

Illegal possession charges were filed on Tuesday against Dorotea Moyes, the 61-year-old Filipina, who is an Australian citizen and a suspected drug mule. Chief Insp. Maria Theresa Macatangay, Fuente Police Station commander, said that the Australian Embassy…

COUNCILOR FREED, COP RELIEVED

Benjie Talisic, Morexette Marie B. Erram, Nestle L. Semilla 01/27/2018

PO2 Cyrelle Bayate, the policewoman who was arrested shortly before 1 a.m. on Friday for playing with a slot machine at a casino in Cebu City, has been relieved from her post at the Parian Police Station…

Fire hits food processing factory in Mandaue

Norman Mendoza 01/12/2018

Fire gutted a canning and processing meat factory in Mandaue City, early morning on Friday. The alarm was received past 4 a.m. and was raised to third alarm at 4:39. Lami Foo Products, producers of canned beef,…

LGBT to run hydration station during Sunday’s “Cebu Marathon 2018”

Therese Mae Alegado 01/11/2018

FORTY members of Cebu’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community will be assigned to run a hydration station in the upcoming 2018 Cebu Marathon slated on Sunday, January 14. “The station will be manned by the…

LPG station raided, owner faces charges

Benjie B. Talisic 12/20/2017

PERSONNEL of the regional office of the Department of Energy (DOE) along with operatives of the Criminal Investigation Detection Group (CIDG) raided an LPG refilling station at Barangay Mambaling in Cebu City at 5 pm last Tuesday.…

Police raid butane refill station, nab employees

Norman V. Mendoza 10/23/2017

Employees of a butane canister–refilling station were arrested in a raid by police at Ouano Wharf in Barangay Looc, Mandaue City, at 3:45 p.m. last Sunday. Wellyn Boy Quilliopi Bacamo and common-law partner Rojane Mary Hipulan Galo,…

Talisay City gas station robbed

Rene Alima 10/11/2017

A GASOLINE station at the South Road Properties (SRP) in Barangay San Roque, Talisay City lost P12,000 in cash to a robber at past 3 am Wednesday. PO2 James Cabrillos of the Talisay City police said the…