Body of drowning victim found

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 07/11/2018

One of the two students who disappeared while swimming in the sea off Minglanilla was found on Wednesday. Myrrha Daven, Minglanilla local disaster officer, said the body of Seigfreid Sagadsad was found floating in a shallow portion…

Fisherman dead after drowning in Balamban

Rene Alima 04/24/2018

A 60-year-old man drowned while catching fishes in the waters off the coast of Barangay Pundol, Balamban town on April 23, Monday afternoon. The victim was identified as Ruperido Dom-Dom, from Barangay Baliwagan who was with his…

3-year-old boy dead after drowning in Minglanilla

Raul Constantine Tabanao 04/10/2018

A three-year-old boy drowned in a resort’s swimming pool in Barangay Tungkil, Minglanilla town in southern Cebu past 9 a.m. Monday, April 9. Minglanilla police identified the boy as Leebrent Cañoneo from Sitio Alaska, Barangay Mambaling, Cebu…

Fisherman found dead after drowning in Dumaguete City

Benjie Talisic 03/29/2018

DUMAGUETE CITY – A 63-year-old fisherman drowned in the waters off Barangay Santa Monicain on Wednesday night. The victim was identified as Melencio Luces, 63, a resident of Barangay Bajumpandan. SPO1 Diego Tuble of Dumaguete City police…

Family of drowning victims receive P10K cash aid

Morexette Erram 02/07/2018

The family of the mother and daughter who drowned after a banca they rode in capsized off the waters off Camotes Island will receive P10,000 in cash aid from the provincial government. Marivic Garces, chief of the…

Hashtags member dies from drowning

Marc Cosep 11/11/2017

A member of Hashtags, a boy group of ABS-CBN’s noontime show, “It’s Showtime” died from drowning in Davao Occidental on Saturday afternoon. According to a report by ABS-CBN, Franco Hernandez–together with his girlfriend and another member of the…

Cebu City to grant financial, burial aid to drowning, landslide victims

Morexette Marie B. Erram 09/30/2017

  Financial assistance worth P20,000, and burial assistance worth at least P10,000 will be given to the living relatives of the three persons who drowned in a creek in Sitio Riverside, Barangay Guadalupe, and to the 11-year-old…

Resort, family of drowning victim settle case

Winston P. Ensomo 09/25/2017

The family of a 14-year old boy who drowned in a pool at a private resort in Barangay Biasaong, Talisay City last Saturday afternoon reportedly reached a settlement with the resort management. PO2 Stephen Safuesca of the…

Boy dies by drowning in resort’s pool

Benjie B. Talisic 09/25/2017

  A boy died after reportedly drowning in a resort’s swimming pool in Talisay City Saturday afternoon. Talisay City police identified the boy as Briar Bacangoy of Barangay Bulacao, Cebu City. Insp. Jason Villamater of the Talisay…

Eight-year-old boy drowns in Ginatilan town river

Rene Alima, Winston Ensomo 09/20/2017

THE remains of an eight-year-old boy was found in a river in Ginatilan town on Tuesday noon. Lee Kevin Baroy, a Grade 2 student in Barangay Canyurong, was reportedly playing at the riverbank in the barangay during…

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