P6.4 M marijuana stalks uprooted in Toledo City, cultivator escapes

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 07/27/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The police cited strong community cooperation behind the discovery and destruction on Monday, July 26, of marijuana plants worth P6.4 million in Sitio Buyong, Barangay Matab-ang, Toledo City in southwestern Cebu. Police Lieutenant…

Electrocution incident in Toledo City an accident, police say

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararana and Paul Lauro 04/06/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Toledo police believe that the electrocution incident resulting in the death of a 27-year-old Romel Soon that happened around 11 a.m. on Monday, April 5, 2021 in Sitio Daspo, Barangay Das, was ‘accidental.’ Police…

Probers told: Dig deeper into fatal shooting of cop in Toledo

Morexette Marie B. Erram, Paul Lauro 12/03/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The top police official in Central Visayas has ordered investigators here to dig deeper and shed light on the killing in broad daylight of a police officer in Toledo City. Police Brigadier General…

Family members identify two bodies dumped in Toledo City

Rene Alima 10/25/2018

Toledo City police are looking at the possibility that the two men whose bodies were found dumped in Sitio Cambaye, Barangay Campo 8 are members of a carnapping group. Supt. Randy Korret, chief of the Toledo City…

Sonny O wants tough cop chief, eyeing Dumpit

Carmel Loise Matus 07/06/2016

TOLEDO City Mayor John Henry “Sonny” Osmeña wants to replace his current city police chief with someone he described as having “the balls” to fight criminality and illegal drugs. In a press conference that he called at…

Over P1-M shabu seized in sting ops

Rene Alima 02/18/2016

MORE than P1.5 million worth of suspected drugs were seized in separate buy-bust operations in Toledo City in the west and Liloan town in the north. Several packs of suspected shabu worth P944,000 were seized from Irish…

Former cop shot outside Toledo home

Rene Alima 11/25/2015

A FORMER policeman was shot and wounded by a still unidentified man in Toledo City, midwest Cebu early morning yesterday. Rogelio Gutang, 30, was relieving himself outside his house in barangay Bitoon when he was shot in…

Man gunned down in Toledo

Rene Alima 11/19/2015

A 39-YEAR-OLD man was fatally shot by motorcycle-riding assailants in barangay Bato, Toledo City, Cebu. Police identified the fatality as Joel Rigor Edolovero. The motive of the killing could be drug-related, said PO2 Bombino Enriquez of the…

Man falls in buy-bust

Rene Alima 10/30/2015

A 30-YEAR-OLD man was arrested in a buy-bust operation in Toledo City, Cebu last Wednesday night. Police said they seized 11 small packs of suspected shabu from Benjamin Toquero. An improvised shotgun and five bullets were also…

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