Death of laborer, who fell into cement mixer, probed

Alven Marie A. Timtim 06/07/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Policemen are investigating if there is foul play in the  death on June 4, 2020 of a laborer in a construction site in Barangay Tapon, Dumanjug town in southern Cebu. The laborer, Mariano…

Father, 3 kids rescued from Dumanjug mini-landslide

Alven Marie A. Timtim 05/02/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A father and his three children were rescued by the emergency response team after they were buried by sand when a mini-landslide happened in Barangay Tapon, Dumanjug, a southern Cebu town, at around…

Man waiting to claim his SAP cash dies of heatstroke

Alven Marie A. Timtim and Paul Lauro 05/01/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Residents of Dumanjug, a southern town in Cebu, are being reminded to bring with them umbrellas or have someone accompany them when they run errands to avoid heatstroke this summer season. This, after…

Main suspect in gruesome Talisay City killing is arrested in Dumanjug

Alven Marie A. Timtim and Paul Lauro 11/30/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The fifth suspect in the killing of Junel Cabiluna, whose body was found buried in a vacant lot on November 25, 2019 in Barangay Lagtang, Talisay City, Cebu, has been arrested in Dumanjug…

Talisay tragedy: Three deaths, a burning house, an hour-long shootout

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 05/16/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Who would have thought that a silent village of Lawaan III in Talisay City could witness three gruesome deaths in three hours? Barangay councilor Socretes Echavez could not believe that his childhood friend,…

Talisay police looking at drug angle in killing of two men who are out on bail

Benjie B. Talisic and Paul Lauro 05/04/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Police are looking at the possibility that the killing of two men in Barangay Dumlog, Talisay City late on Friday afternoon was drug-related. Police Major Ardioleto Cabagnot, deputy chief of the Talisay City…

Talisay police link fatal shooting attack in Tangke to illegal drugs

Benjie B. Talisic 04/21/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Police are focusing on the possible drug links of a Barangay Tangke, Talisay City resident who was killed in a shooting attack by motorcycle riding gunmen on Black Saturday, April 20. Police Major…

Drug suspect killed in shootout with cops in Talisay

Benjie B. Talisic 03/30/2019

TALISAY CITY, Cebu, Philippines — A 28-year-old drug suspect died after he chose to shoot it out with police officers at dawn on Saturday, March 30, than to have his house searched for illegal drugs. Eric Ruiz…

Curfew ordinance enforcement in Lapu sought

Norman Mendoza 07/13/2017

  With the Lapu-Lapu City police intensifying its campaign against drug dealers and other criminals, it also called on barangays to enforce the curfew ordinance on minors. Ordinance No. 179-2009 prohibits minors from wandering or staying in…

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