Lapu-Lapu attack: Man, who punched, molested boy, nabbed

Futch Anthony Inso 02/14/2024

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu — A 25-year-old man was arrested after he allegedly mauled and sexually molested a 7-year-old child and student in a barangay in Lapu-Lapu City on Monday afternoon, February 12, 2024. The man claimed to…

Lapu-Lapu traffic enforcers, who failed drug test, will be fired — Mayor Chan

Futch Anthony Inso 01/24/2024

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu — Three traffic enforcers from the Lapu-Lapu City Traffic Management System (CTMS), who were positive for allegedly using illegal drugs, will be terminated from their work. This was confirmed by Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard…

Marigondon motorcycle accident: Two killed, one injured 

Futch Anthony Inso 01/16/2024

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu— Do not drink alcoholic beverages and still drive. This is a fitting reminder to motorists after two individuals—one was a woman—died in a motorcycle accident in Marbeach Road, Barangay Marigondon in Lapu-Lapu City on…

Troubled man, tired of not having a wife, pulls out knife inside jeep, gives passengers a scare

Mary Rose Sagarino 12/28/2023

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — A 46-year-old man, who claimed to be tired of his life because he did not have a wife, caused panic among modern jeep passengers when he pulled out a knife and ask that…

Shabu worth P20.4M seized in Lapu-Lapu drug bust

Futch Anthony Inso 12/22/2023

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Some 3 kilos of suspected shabu worth P20.4 million was confiscated during a buy-bust operation today, December 22, in Lapu-Lapu City. The operation was conducted against a man, whom police considered a high-value…

‘No used clothing donation’ policy for Lapu fire victims

Futch Anthony Inso 12/14/2023

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu – The “no used clothing donation” policy is currently being enforced for victims of the Lapu-Lapu City fire who are staying in evacuation centers. This, according to the Department of Social Welfare and Development…

Drug test: Barangay, SK officers in Lapu-Lapu negative for drug use

Futch Anthony Inso 12/12/2023

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu — Around 74 Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) officials in Lapu-Lapu City tested negative for drug use during a random drug test conducted by the City of Lapu-Lapu Office for Substance Abuse Prevention (CLOSAP).…

7 men who intervened in Lapu-Lapu demolition freed on bail

Futch Anthony Inso 12/02/2023

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu — The seven individuals, who were arrested after intervening in the demolition of 39 houses in Barangay Bankal, Lapu-Lapu City, were already released after they posted bail. Among those who were arrested were Howell…

Police: 7 individuals nabbed in demolition of 39 structures in Lapu-Lapu brgy

Futch Anthony Inso 11/29/2023

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu — Around seven individuals were arrested during the two-day demolition in Sitio Casia, Barangay Bankal in Lapu-Lapu City, on Tuesday and Wednesday, November 28 and 29 respectively. This was after this individual resisted the…

Koreans nabbed in Lapu-Lapu for human trafficking 

Mary Rose Sagarino 11/21/2023

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu—Two Korean nationals were arrested by operatives of the National Bureau of Investigation Cebu District Office (NBI-CEBDO) for human trafficking. The Koreans were identified as Tae Young Han, 51 years old, and Yunyeong Kim, 28…

Virgen de Regla fiesta: 10,000 join foot procession

Futch Anthony Inso 11/21/2023

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—Around 10,000 devotees of the miraculous image of the Nuestra Señora Virgen de Regla have joined the solemn foot procession on Monday afternoon, November 20, 2023. Police Lieutenant Colonel Christian Torres, spokesperson of the Lapu-Lapu…

DoT implements programs for Lapu-Lapu tourism

Futch Anthony Inso 11/10/2023

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—The Department of Tourism (DOT) has implemented key programs that will benefit the tourism industry of Lapu-Lapu City. This was revealed by DOT Undersecretary Ferdinand Jumapao during the City’s Tourism Night held at Hoops Dome…

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