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Barangay chair shot dead

Investigators are trying to establish if the shooting is connected to the victim’s work as barangay chairman A barangay chairman was shot dead by motorcycle-riding assailants Thursday in Ermita, Manila. SPO3 Jonathan Bautista of the Manila Police District-Homicide Section identified the victim as Angel Joy Rivero, 52, chairman of Barangay 330, Zone 33, Sta. Cruz, […].....»»

Category: newsSource: tribune tribuneSep 13th, 2018

Village chair killed in Misamis Oriental

ILIGAN CITY -- Another barangay chair was killed while he was feeding swine in his backyard in Purok 7, Barangay Danao, Jasaan town in Misamis Oriental, police said. Alfredo Zapanta, 53, a newly elected chairman of the said barangay was at his backyard when two armed men, wearing bonnet and black jacket, arrived and shot him. Zapanta was brought to Jasaan Hospital for treatment but declared dead on arrival by the attending physician. Chief Inspector Rogelio Labor, chief of Jasaan Municipal Police Station, said the suspects escaped on a motorcycle waiting at a distance. "He has no record of being involved in any illegal activities. He is not included in the drug watchlist," La...Keep on reading: Village chair killed in Misamis Oriental.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 13th, 2018

Man shot dead in own backyard

ROXAS CITY, Capiz – A 33-year-old was shot dead by two unidentified suspects evening of June 2, 2018 inside his own backyard at Barangay Yatingan in Pontevedra, Capiz. Police identified the victim as Jaicar Beldia who succumbed to multiple gunshot wounds in his body. Beldia was resting in a chair on the terrace of his […] The post Man shot dead in own backyard appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJun 3rd, 2018

35 killed, 27 wounded in ‘peaceful’ elections

Despite incidents of violence before and during the May 14 barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections, officials said voting was 'relatively peaceful.' As of Monday afternoon, the Philippine National Police had received reports of 47 violent incidents since the election period began on April 14. Thirty-five persons were killed and 27 wounded. In Sultan Kudarat province, a reelectionist village chair in the coastal town of Palimbang was shot dead on Sunday. Mustre Aguib, 51, of Barangay Mina, was driving his motorbike on his way home when gunmen flagged him down and shot him dead, according to Senior Insp. Carl Jayson Baynosa, police chief of Palimbang. In Opol town, M...Keep on reading: 35 killed, 27 wounded in ‘peaceful’ elections.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 15th, 2018

Ex-village chief killed, wife hurt by motorcycle-riding men in Bulacan

SAN RAFAEL, Bulacan - Motorcycle-riding men shot and killed a former village chairman, and wounded his wife on Friday morning (April 27). Rodolfo Venturina, 77, former barangay (village) captain of Salapungan, and his wife Anabella Venturina, 75, were conversing in front of their house when they were attacked at 6:40 a.m., said , Bulacan police director Senior Supt. Romeo Caramat Jr. Anabella was hit by a stray bullet. Venturina is the third village official to be killed on the run up to the May 14 village polls. Earlier on Tuesday (April 24), Rodrigo Rodriguez, the outgoing village chair of Mabalas-balas here, was shot dead while buying rice in front of a store. The motorcycle ...Keep on reading: Ex-village chief killed, wife hurt by motorcycle-riding men in Bulacan.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 27th, 2018

Man on drug watch list, 1 other shot dead in Iligan City

ILIGAN CITY -- A man who was previously arrested over his alleged involvement in the drug trade here and his companion were shot dead by a still unidentified suspecton Monday. Senior Inspector Felix Rabago, the chief of the city police's Station 1, said Richie Luna alias Itching, a resident of Barangay Tubod, was on an owner-type jeep being driven by Najeeb Mapandi, reportedly the village chair of Bagoaingud in Ditsaan Ramain in Lanao del Sur, in Barangay Del Carmen when attacked. He said the gunman, who wore a face mask, pumped bullets on Luna and Mapandi before fleeing. Witnesses said they saw the gunman flee on a motorbike driven by another man. Rabago said based on their ...Keep on reading: Man on drug watch list, 1 other shot dead in Iligan City.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 16th, 2018

Gunman who killed Taguig cop, barangay chair falls

The gunman who allegedly shot dead a Taguig chair and a former policeman was arrested by members of the Southern Police District (SPD) earlyFridaymorning. Chief Supt Tomas Apolinario Jr., SPD director, said Michael Mama, 33, was arrested around5:50 a.m.along Road 14, Purok 2, in Brgy. New Lower Bicutan by members of the SPD special operations and drug enforcement unit led by Chief Insp. Jerry Amindalan. Mama was arrested based on three warrants issued on Feb. 6, 2013, by Pasig City Regional Trial Court Branch 266 Judge Toribio Ilao Jr. for carnapping, frustrated murder and robbery. Amindalan said Mama was the main suspect in the killing of former Taguig policeman PO2 Angelo Villanue...Keep on reading: Gunman who killed Taguig cop, barangay chair falls.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 23rd, 2018

Carmen town barangay chair, buddy slain in ambush

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews / 27 January) — Unidentified gunmen shot dead a village executive and his buddy while on their way home in Carmen, North Cotabato, around 11 p.m., Friday, a police official said. Superintendent Bernard Tayong, spokesperson for the Cotabato Police Provincial Office (CPPO), identified the victims as Renato Ortiz, chair of Barangay General […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJan 27th, 2018

Mandaluyong barangay chair shot dead inside billiards hall - Inquirer.net

Mandaluyong barangay chair shot dead inside billiards hall - Inquirer.net.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsOct 9th, 2017

Husband accidentally shoots wife dead in Pangasinan

        DAGUPAN CITY --- A businesswoman was shot dead on Friday night (Nov. 16) accidentally by her husband in Alaminos City, Pangasinan, police said on Saturday (Nov. 17). Jennifer dela Cruz, 45, was hit in the head and died while being treated at the Western Pangasinan District Hospital. Police said Dela Cruz's 44-year-old husband, Christopher, was dry firing his 9-mm pistol at about 8:50 p.m. when the gun went off inside their house in Barangay (village) Palamis. Dry firing refers to practice shooting stances using an empty firearm. Christopher claimed he did not know the gun was loaded. He was immediately arrested by responding policemen a...Keep on reading: Husband accidentally shoots wife dead in Pangasinan.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 17th, 2018

Former town councilor killed in Pangasinan

DAGUPAN CITY -- A former Bayambang town councilor seeking re-election in next year's polls was shot dead early Friday.   Levin Uy was walking along a dike near his residence in Barangay (village) Poblacion when unidentified men gunned him down. His companion Cesar Salosagcol was also shot but survived the attack.   Uy was rushed to a nearby hospital where he was declared dead on arrival.   Uy was the chairman of the Kasama Ka sa Barangay Foundation based in the central Pangasinan town. /kga...Keep on reading: Former town councilor killed in Pangasinan.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 16th, 2018

3 hurt in Cotabato ambush

Three were hurt, one of them a barangay councilor, in an ambush here Wednesday, barely three days after an elected community elder was shot dead in the same area......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 15th, 2018

Cotabato barangay councilor shot dead | News

A barangay councilor in Cotabato City was killed after his vehicle was waylaid by gunmen on Monday evening......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsNov 12th, 2018

Another civil security head of Peña shot dead

BACOLOD City – Suspected  New People’s Army (NPA) members allegedly gunned down the head of the Civil Security Force of Moises Padilla town Mayor Magdaleno Peña afternoon of Oct 27, 2018. The Negros Occidental Police Provincial Office (NOCPPO) identified the victim as Rusty Caminade, 32, of Barangay Quintin, an upland village of Moises Padilla. Police […] The post Another civil security head of Peña shot dead appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsOct 29th, 2018

Kagawad shot dead in Capiz

ROXAS CITY, CAPIZ – A barangay kagawad was shot dead by motorcycle-riding gunmen at Sitio Proper, Brgy Bago here, evening of Oct 25. Winnie Salazar, 53, of Barangay Agdahon Cuartero, Capiz, succumbed to fatal gunshot wound at a hospital here. Senior Insp. Erica Apelyido, deputy chief of Roxas City PNP, said Salazar was riding his […] The post Kagawad shot dead in Capiz appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsOct 26th, 2018

Nueva Ecija town council candidate gunned down

  CITY OF SAN FERNANDO---A candidate for councilor of San Antonio town in Nueva Ecija was shot dead near his house on Friday afternoon (Oct. 19), police said on Saturday (Oct. 20).   Chief Supt. Amador Corpus, Central Luzon police chief said victim Allan Joson was shot dead by the still unidentified assassin in Barangay (village) Julo.     Corpus said the gunman fled aboard motorcycle following the shooting.   Corpus did not say if politics was behind Joson's murder. /muf      ...Keep on reading: Nueva Ecija town council candidate gunned down.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 20th, 2018

3 suspects slain in shootout with cops

Three alleged members of a criminal gang were shot dead after they allegedly fired at law enforcers serving a search warrant at their hideout in Barangay Cupang, Antipolo, Rizal yesterday morning......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 16th, 2018

Man shot dead by brother-in-law

By: Gail T. Momblan A 42-YEAR-OLD man was killed in a shooting incident at Barangay Balabago, Alimodian, Iloilo, evening of October 13, 2018. Edgar Francisco, a construction firm checker, was shot by his brother-in-law Nilo Amora, 62. Old grudges prompted Amora to shot Francisco, Inspector Danilo Noca, Alimodian police chief said. Reports stated that a conflict […] The post Man shot dead by brother-in-law appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsOct 14th, 2018

Village councilor shot dead in Sorsogon

          PILI, Camarines Sir-- An incumbent village councilor was killed by three unidentified gunmen Friday night in Juban town in Sorsogon province, police report said Saturday.   Police said victim Emmelio Guab, 42, was watching a basketball game at the covered court of Lajong Elementary School in Barangay (village) Lajong at around 8 p.m. when the three suspects shot him.   Guab sustained multiple bullet wounds and was killed immediately, police said.   Police said the suspects fled towards the town center aboard a motorcycle following the shooting.   Recovered in the crime scene were six slugs of un...Keep on reading: Village councilor shot dead in Sorsogon.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 13th, 2018

Siquijor municipal councilor shot dead

CEBU CITY --- A Siquijor municipal councilor was shot dead by still unidentified motorcycle-riding gunmen on Thursday afternoon. Lazi Municipal Councilor Dominggo Arcamo, 50, was waiting for his wife, Dorie inside their pickup truck in Barangay Poblacion, Lazi when the gunmen appeared and shot him. Police said Arcamo sustained two gunshot wounds in the left chest. He was rushed to a hospital but was declared dead on arrival. Investigator PO3 Cary Grant Grencio said the victim drove his Nissan Navara pickup truck to the public market in Barangay Poblacion because his wife wanted to send money to a friend through a remittance center. /muf...Keep on reading: Siquijor municipal councilor shot dead.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 12th, 2018

Ex-convict shot dead in Guimaras

By: Gail T. Momblan AN EX-CONVICT was shot dead by still unidentified assailants at Sitio Carig-on, Barangay Agsanayan, Buenavista, Guimaras morning of October 10, 2018. Nataniel Jover, who was convicted of murder, was riding a jeepney when riding-in-tandem gunmen attacked him. Senior Inspector Jeffrey Ferrer said that in 2009, Jover killed municipal employee Gerardo Gonzales by […] The post Ex-convict shot dead in Guimaras appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsOct 10th, 2018