‘Notorious’ gunman killed in shootout with police in Cebu City

Emmariel Ares and Paul Lauro 05/24/2024

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A man, tagged as a notorious gunman, was killed in an armed encounter with law enforcers in Cabangcalan Dos, Barangay Bulacao, Cebu City, on Thursday afternoon, May 23, 2024. The deceased was identified…

Liloan shooting: Fifth suspect and alleged gunman surrenders

Emmariel Ares and Paul Lauro 05/11/2024

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The alleged gunman responsible for the death of a 16-year-old girl and the injury of two other minors in a gang-related shooting incident in Barangay Yati, Liloan, has surrendered to authorities. The Liloan…

Notorious gunman named suspect in bar fight killing in Cebu City

Emmariel Ares 04/24/2024

CEBU CITY, Philippines – A notorious gunman was tagged as one of the suspects in the killing of a man outside a bar along Pelaez Street in Barangay Kalubihan, Cebu City last March 6. The assailant, who’s…

Teves’ alleged gunman nabbed at PNP headquarters

Faith Argosino 05/17/2023

MANILA, Philippines — An alleged gunman purportedly used by the family of suspended Negros Oriental Third District Representative Arnolfo Teves Jr. in Dumaguete City was arrested by the authorities in front of the Philippine National Police (PNP)…

Pregnant woman shot dead in Minglanilla

Pegeen Maisie Sararaña and Paul Lauro 10/23/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A 26-year-old pregnant woman was shot dead while talking to a neighbor in Sitio Estaka, Barangay Tunghaan in Minglanilla town in southern Cebu on Saturday evening, Oct. 22. Police Lieutenant Crisanto Arreglo, deputy…

Mabolo cop chief: ‘Backup shooter’ nabbed

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 10/13/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — One of three alleged backup shooters in the killing of a woman in Barangay Carreta in Cebu City was arrested inside the Ludo Cemetery in the same barangay at around 6 p.m. on…

Shot grandmother, acted alone: police profile Texas gunman

05/25/2022

UVALDE, Texas — Before he opened fire in a Texas elementary school — killing 19 small children — teenager Salvador Ramos first shot his grandmother, officials said. The 18-year-old, who died when police tried to arrest him, was…

Monitoring of Buscaino gunman whereabouts continues

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 10/19/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Monitoring of the whereabouts of the gunman behind the killing of Richard Buscaino continues even as  police here admit they received information that the perpetrator is no longer in the city. Police Lieutenant Colonel…

NBI-7 releases cartographic sketch of Fernandez’s killer

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 09/13/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The National Bureau of Investigation in Central Visayas (NBI-7)  released a cartographic sketch of the gunman who killed Lawyer Rex Fernandez in an ambush last August 26, 2021, in Banawa, Barangay Guadalupe, Cebu…

Female Korean national survives shooting attack in Banilad

Mary Rose Sagarino 04/12/2021

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — A 38-year-old female Korean national survived a shooting attack from an unidentified motorcycle riding gunman at past 9 a.m. today, April 12, along P. Remedio Street in Barangay Banilad in Mandaue City. Jiyoung…

Cases readied against gunman behind Wee’s killing

Morexette Marie B. Erram, Paul Lauro 12/10/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Charges are now being readied against six suspects, including the gunman, behind the killing of Lawyer Joey Luis Wee. The gunman identified as Fausto Edgar Benigno Peralta was formally turned over to the…

Cebu City barangay councilor shot dead

Paul Lauro and Alven Marie A. Timtim 11/30/2020

  CEBU CITY, Philippines — An unidentified gunman shot dead a 61-year-old Cebu City barangay councilor this noon of November 30, 2020 in an alley along Sitio Adelfa, Barangay Kinasang-an, Cebu City. Engineer Ponciano Villamil, Barangay Kinasang-an…

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