2 slain by bike-riding gunmen

MANILA, Philippines — Motorcycle-riding men shot dead a municipal agricultural officer and a woman in North Cotabato and Albay, respectively, on Tuesday. Source link link: 2 slain by bike-riding gunmen.....»»

Category: newsSource: manilainformer manilainformerNov 8th, 2017

2 slain by bike-riding gunmen

MANILA, Philippines — Motorcycle-riding men shot dead a municipal agricultural officer and a woman in North Cotabato and Albay, respectively, on Tuesday. Source link link: 2 slain by bike-riding gunmen.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsNov 8th, 2017

2 slain Chinese linked to drugs — PNP

TWO Chinese nationals shot dead by still unidentified motorcycle-riding gunmen in Manila last Saturday noon were found to be suspects in big-time illegal drug trafficking and manufacturing in the country, Philippine National Police chief Director General Oscar D. Albayalde said yesterday. “We’re looking into reports that the two are big-time….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsAug 20th, 2018

Mom laments ‘elusive’ justice for slain husband, adopted son

  Arsenia Remedillo's husband, Francisco, never smoked, drank or gambled.   But on June 17, 2017, the eve of Father's Day, a masked man barged into the Remedillos' house in Quezon City and shot the 68-year-old Francisco, hitting him near the nape. Francisco was killed outright.   The assailant then went after the Remedillos' 36-year-old adopted son, Marlon dela Cruz, and shot him several times.   The deaths of Francisco and Marlon came toward the end of the first year of President Rodrigo Duterte's brutal war on drugs.   In just two years, thousands have been killed in police operations and in attacks by motorcycle-riding gunmen. Mo...Keep on reading: Mom laments ‘elusive’ justice for slain husband, adopted son.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 19th, 2018

Cops look into politics, business dealings of slain Ecija mayor

  Police investigators are looking into politics and the business dealings of the slain municipal mayor of General Tinio in Nueva Ecija province after ruling out his involvement in illegal drugs.   Mayor Ferdinand Bote, 57, was killed by two gunmen riding on a motorcycle on Tuesday afternoon as he left the National Irrigation Administration (NIA) compound on board his sport utility vehicle in Cabanatuan City.   Chief Supt. Amador Corpus, Central Luzon police director, on Wednesday said the investigators had not "encountered" any information linking Bote to illegal drugs.   They are focusing instead on "the quarry issues in General Tinio and pa...Keep on reading: Cops look into politics, business dealings of slain Ecija mayor.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 5th, 2018

Bike-riding gunmen kill Philippine mayor in second murder in two days

MANILA — Motorcycle-borne gunmen on Tuesday assassinated a mayor in a town north of the Philippine capital, the second such killing of an official in two days, police said. Ferdinand Bote, 57, became the 12th elected local official murdered since President Rodrigo Duterte unleashed a deadly anti-narcotics campaign after coming to power two years ago, […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsJul 4th, 2018

Mayor Bote ambushed, Gilas update, PH inflation | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Mayor Ferdinand Bote of General Tinio, Nueva Ecija, was killed by motorcycle-riding gunmen on Tuesday afternoon, July 3. The Australian basketball team involved in a brawl with Filipino team Gilas Pilipinas leaves the country Tuesday afternoon.  Daughter of slain Tanauan mayor Antonio Halili ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 3rd, 2018

Maguindanao town employee slain by motorbike-riding gunmen

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews / 7 June) – An employee of the Datu Montawal municipal government in Maguindanao was shot dead by still unidentified assailant 10 a.m. Wednesday, police reports said. Insp. Rasul Pandulo, chief of the Datu Montawal Police, identified the victim as Tato Macabatal Budi, an employee of the Datu Montawal LGU whose task was […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJun 7th, 2018

Aguirre’s closest political ally gunned down in Quezon

MULANAY, Quezon -- A barangay captain was shot dead by still unidentified riding-in- tandem gunmen in Bgy. Cambuga, here, on Saturday night. Town police commander Chief Insp. Bonna Obmerga identified the slain village chief as Domingo Ruedas. Obmerga said Ruedas was standing in front of his variety store at said….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsApr 8th, 2018

Ecija farmer shot dead by car-riding gunmen

RIZAL, Nueva Ecija -- Unidentified sedan-riding men shot dead a 49-year-old farmer driving a tricycle here last Thursday morning. Chief Insp. Manuel T. Catacutan, town police chief, identified the slain victim as Ronald Mendez, alias Dalmas, of Purok 4, Bgy. Paco Roman, this town. The ambush occurred along an irrigation….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsFeb 16th, 2018

Slain priest a ‘victim and a martyr’

The retired priest who was shot dead in Nueva Ecija last Dec. 4 might have been killed because his gunmen thought he was still with the farmer activist he had earlier helped out of jail. Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines president and Davao Archbishop Romulo Valles aired the view as he called on the authorities to step up the probe of the killing of retired priest Marcelito "Tito" Paez. "No, Fr. Tito wasn't just a victim. He should be counted among our martyrs. Victims have no choice with their fate, martyrs do," Valles said. Paez, 72, was slain by motorcycle-riding assailants as he was driving in Jaen town on Dec. 4. Valles noted that the gunmen might had been ...Keep on reading: Slain priest a ‘victim and a martyr’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 23rd, 2017

Caloocan couple slain; hubby works for solon

  A couple were shot dead on Friday morning in the latest attack involving motorcycle-riding gunmen in Caloocan City.   The slain husband was a personal aide of Caloocan Rep. Dale Malapitan, who called on the police to immediately solve the killings.   Around 7 a.m., Justine and Margarita Bangay, residents of Phase 7, Barangay Bagong Silang, were walking home from the local market when they were both shot in the head as they passed Tala Cemetery, police said.   The shooter was one of two men who were on a Sym motorbike with license plate number 6775 PQ.   Witnesses recalled hearing Margarita telling the gunman "Kilala kita! (I know you)...Keep on reading: Caloocan couple slain; hubby works for solon.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 24th, 2017

Bike-riding gunmen kill 2 in Quezon

MANILA, Philippines — Two persons were killed in a gun attack by motorcycle-riding men in Quezon on Sunday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 6th, 2017

Couple slain by motorbike-riding gunmen in Kidapawan

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews / 15 June) – A couple was found dead along the highway here early morning Thursday, a police official said. Supt. Leo Ajero, city police director, identified the victims as Danilo Solis, 46, of Barangay Del Carmen, President Roxas, North Cotabato; and Jennylyn Bascon, 42, of Barangay Mua-an, this city. Both sustained gunshot [&'].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJun 15th, 2017

Policeman in anti-drug war slain in Sultan Kudarat

ZAMBOANGA CITY: Gunmen riding a motorcycle killed a police officer who was leading an anti-drug unit in a daring attack in Tacurong City in the southern Philippine province of Sultan Kudarat, police said. The added that 46-year old Senior Inspector Orland.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 14th, 2016

Cop wounded in shooting

BACOLOD City – A police officer from the Negros Occidental Police Provincial Office (NOPPO) was wounded after he was shot by motorcycle-riding gunmen at Phase 1, Barangay Rizal, San Carlos City, Tuesday night. The victim is Senior Police Officer 2 Carlos Alob, a resident of Rizal village and assigned to La Castellana Municipal Police Station. […] The post Cop wounded in shooting appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsSep 12th, 2018

ICPO open to dialogue on murder sprees

By: Gail T. Momblan and Emme Santiagudo THE new head of the Iloilo City Police Office (ICPO), Senior Superintendent Martin Defensor, said he is open to a conference with the City Council regarding the rising incidents of murder perpetrated by motorcycle-riding gunmen. During its regular session on Sept 11, 2018, the Sangguniang Panlungsod (SP) passed a […] The post ICPO open to dialogue on murder sprees appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsSep 12th, 2018

Barkers’ killer killed

ONE of the two riding-in-tandem criminals who shot and killed two barkers Thursday night, was killed in an encounter with police midnight yesterday in Caloocan City. The slain suspect identified only as certain “Julio” died on the spot from gunshot wounds in the body while his cohort, known by his….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsSep 1st, 2018

Teacher dies of gunshot wounds

By: Gail T. Momblan A GRADE school teacher died four days after motorcycle-riding gunmen shot him in Passi City, Iloilo. Nicanor Labo died due to multiple organ failure at around 11:02 a.m. on August 28, 2018 while being treated at the Iloilo Doctor’s Hospital, said Atty. Stephen Palmares, a former student of Labo. Labo was standing […] The post Teacher dies of gunshot wounds appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsAug 28th, 2018

Former village councilor shot dead in Isabela

TUMAUINI, Isabela --- A former village councilor was shot dead by two motorcycle-riding gunmen in Pilitan villageon Saturday afternoon, the police saidon Sunday. Pepe Baccay, 47,was on his way to the local cockpit arena aboard a motorcycle when two gunmen blocked his path at1:45 p.m.and shot him multiple times. His body was brought to the morgue at the Tumauini Community Hospital for an autopsy. Investigatorshave yet to identify the killers and the motive behind the attack. /ee...Keep on reading: Former village councilor shot dead in Isabela.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 26th, 2018

Former NPA couple slain in gun attack in Cotabato town

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews / 23 Aug) – Unidentified gunmen shot dead a couple who were former members of the New Peoples’ Army (NPA) in Makilala, North Cotabato Wednesday evening, police said. Chief Insp. Johnny Rick Medel, chief of the Makilala police, identified the slain couple as Felix Mancao Abaniel, 52, and his wife, Teresita, 51, both […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsAug 23rd, 2018