Daanbantayan accident: 2 men hurt after ‘drunk’ tricycle driver crashes into them from behind

Paul Lauro 10/15/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The man, who sideswiped two young men with his tricycle along the national highway in Barangay Poblacion, Daanbantayan town in the afternoon of Oct. 14, was believed to be drunk or under the…

Late sorry not enough to get ‘disrespectful’ brothers off the hook – police chief

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararana and Paul Lauro 06/25/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The late sorry won’t cut it. This was the reply of Police Lieutenant Eden Rex Baguio, Sta. Fe Police Station chief, to the two brothers, who were arrested after they challenged two policemen…

Drunk father stabs own son to death

Alven Marie Timtim 05/26/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A 51-year-old father is facing parricide charges after he stabbed dead his own son in Barangay Bitoon, Dumanjug, Cebu, at around 1 a.m. on Tuesday, May 26, 2020. The man was identified by…

Police: Woman, who died after she fell from the 24th floor of a building, was possibly drunk

Alven Marie A. Timtim 12/21/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The 22-year-old woman, who died after she fell from the ledge of a condominium unit  at the 24th floor of a building at the Cebu IT Park, was allegedly drunk. Police Chief Master…

Korean drives car into oncoming tricycle, hurts two

Norman V. Mendoza 10/22/2019

Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu—A tricycle driver and his passenger were hurt after the tricycle they were in was hit head on by a car driven by a Korean national at around 4 a.m. on Tuesday, October 22, 2019,…

Liloan Vice Mayor hit by drunk driver

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 08/27/2018

  LILOAN Vice Mayor Thelma Jordan was injured after she was hit by a motorcycle while crossing a pedestrian lane, Sunday evening. Liloan Police Station investigator, SPO1 Jonas Catubig said Jordan came from a mall in Barangay…

Two dead in Carcar City mishap

Rene Alima 11/09/2017

  Two persons died in a road accident in barangay Tuyom, Carcar City last Wednesday morning. Police identified the fatalities as Merbert Plarisan and Danis Densing, both in their 20s and residents of Barangay Poblacion in Carcar…

Drunk man chokes high school student

Winston Ensomo 09/20/2017

A 54-year old man was arrested after he allegedly choked a high school student in Barangay Poblacion, Consolacion on Tuesday night. Reportedly drunk, John Sombilla Sanchez choked 19-year old Ghelbert Jay Maglasang, who just walking on street…

Drunk man cuts self in suicide attempt

Benjie Talisic 04/08/2017

A drunk man tried to commit suicide outside a videoke bar along Mabini Street in Cebu City on Saturday night. According to PO3 Jerusalimo Vallespin of the Waterfront Police Station, the victim, whom rescuers believe is hearing…

Policeman’s son stabbed dead by drunk neighbor

Benjie Talisic 03/30/2017

CEBU CITY—The four-year-old son of a policeman was killed after a drunk neighbor stabbed him near his house at Sitio Santo Niño, Barangay Duljo Fatima, Cebu City past noon on Thursday. Emmanuel Tek-eng Martinez was playing with…

MAO BA?

Editorial 02/15/2017

DRUNK DRIVING A group of friends who spent hours drinking in a convenience store along N. Bacalso Avenue decided to call it a night and went their separate ways. But while the others hailed a taxi, one…

Teenager accuses drinking buddy of rape

Norman V. Mendoza 02/10/2017

Teenager accuses drinking buddy of rape An 18 year-old woman was allegedly raped by her drinking buddy in Sitio Soong I, Barangay Mactan, Lapu-Lapu City on Thursday evening. PO2 Geralden Pacelan, investigator of the Women and Children…

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