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 -

Mandaluyong barangay chair shot dead inside billiards hall -»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsOct 9th, 2017

Farmer leader shot dead in Pangasinan

Two unidentified gunmen killed Roberto “Bobby” Mejia, 49, leader of Ulopan na Umbaley ed (Peoples Association in) Camp Gregg Military Reservation at around 11:10 PM in Barangay Sangcagulis according to the police. He is the 182nd peasant killed under the presidency of Rodrigo Duterte......»»

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Laguna village chief shot dead by motorcycle-riding gunmen

A village chief was shot dead by two motorcycle-riding suspects along a bridge in Barangay Maytalang 1, Lumban yesterday morning......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2019

Suspected drug pusher, gun runner dead in Laguna 

SAN PEDRO CITY, Philippipnes -- Two more crime suspects were killed in a series of police operations in Laguna province over the weekend. In this city, Dionisio Corpin, who was allegedly involved in gun running, was killed in a reported shootout at about 2:40 a.m. Sunday in Barangay (village) Cuyab. Laguna police director Sr. Supt. Eleazar Matta, in a text message, said Corpin was shot during the shootout and died on the way to the Amante Hospital. In separate message, city police chief Supt. Giovannie Martinez said Corpin was also involved in robberies in Barangay San Antonio, here, and in Barangay Tunasan in adjacent Muntinlupa City. The police recovered from him a .45-...Keep on reading: Suspected drug pusher, gun runner dead in Laguna .....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 17th, 2019

Suspected drug pusher shot dead in Laguna buy-bust

    SAN PEDRO CITY, Philippines -- A suspected drug pusher was killed in a shootout with police during a buy-bust in Lumban town in Laguna province on Friday.   In a text message, Laguna police director Sr. Supt. Eleazar Matta said suspect Jon Jon Elca, a resident of Sta. Cruz town, drew out a .38 caliber revolver and opened fire when he sensed that he was dealing with an undercover police officer during the bust along Lagumbay road in Barangay (village) Lewin at around 1 a.m.   Police said Elca died after sustaining multiple gunshot wounds during the shootout.   Recovered from Elca was a sachet of suspected "shabu" (crystal meth) worth ab...Keep on reading: Suspected drug pusher shot dead in Laguna buy-bust.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 15th, 2019

Bulangero shot dead in Cabatuan

A COCKFIGHT enthusiast was gunned down minutes after he came out of a cockpit in Cabatuan, Iloilo. Clemente Abonado, 53, was driving a motorcycle to Barangay Don Lutero, Janiuay, Iloilo, when he was shot at Tiring village, Cabatuan at around 1:15 a.m. of Feb. 12, 2019. Abonado was accompanied by his neighbor, 56-year-od Roque Aripio, […] The post Bulangero shot dead in Cabatuan appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsFeb 12th, 2019

Newly-Identified Drug Personality Shot Dead in Canlaon City

A “newly-identified” drug personality, from whom suspected shabu was recovered, was shot by an unidentified suspect or suspects and was declared dead on arrival at a hospital in Canlaon City, Negros Oriental over the weekend. The victim, identified by the police as Reynaldo Dadula, 38, temporarily residing in Sitio Maluco, Barangay Tagbino in Vallehermoso, Negros […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsFeb 11th, 2019

Cop shot dead in North Cotabato town

KABACAN, North Cotabato --- Unidentified gunmen shot dead a police officer along the national highway in Sitio Malabuaya, Barangay Kayaga, Kabacan, North Cotabato at around 8:15 p.m. Sunday. Responding members of the Scene of the Crime Operatives (SOCO) led by Police Chief Inspector Bernard Paray identified the victim as Senior Police Officer 4 Macatanong Lilangan, 53, a resident of Barangay Central Malamote, Matalam, North Cotabato. Police investigators said Lilangan was aboard his multicab and heading towards Kabacan town when he was chased and shot by two gunmen on board a single motorcycle. "The gunmen started shooting Lilangan with still unknown firearms when he was still i...Keep on reading: Cop shot dead in North Cotabato town.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 11th, 2019

Farmer hacked, shot dead in Maayon

ROXAS CITY, Capiz – A 46-year-old farmer was hacked and shot to death by two brothers on Feb 1, 2019  at Sitio Nasunugan, Barangay Salgan in Maayon, Capiz. The police identified the victim as Manuel Baltero of Barangay Salgan, while the suspects were identified as brothers Elmer Dellava, 47; and Joemer Dellava, 44. Police investigation […] The post Farmer hacked, shot dead in Maayon appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsFeb 4th, 2019

Farmer activist shot dead in Zamboanga del Norte

DAVAO CITY, Philippines --- A member of a farmers' group affiliated with the Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas (KMP) was shot dead in San Roque village, Rizal town, in Zamboanga del Norte, a human rights group said Tuesday.   Jennifer Aguhob, spokesperson of Karapatan in Western Mindanao, identified the victim as Sergio Atay, of Barangay Upper Dioyo, Sapang Dalaga, Misamis Occidental.   The 35-year-old activist was a member of a local peasant group Magbabaul, an affiliate of KMP.   Aguhob said Atay's body was found on January 29, Tuesday at about 8:30 a.m.   "His was found riddled with 5 bullets, all in the head. Medico-legal investigation s...Keep on reading: Farmer activist shot dead in Zamboanga del Norte.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 30th, 2019

Gov’t employee shot dead in Bohol

  TAGBILARAN CITY, Philippines - A government employee was shot dead by still unidentified motorcycle-riding gunmen in front of a storehere on Sunday afternoon. Police identified the victim as Jun Peter Bernaldez, a resident of Barangay Centro Cahayag. Police said that at past 5 p.m. on Sunday, Bernaldez, a casual employee of the municipal government of Tubigon, was in the neighborhood store along the national highway in Barangay Centro Cahayag when he was gunned down by the masked assailants, who sped off after the attack. Eight spent shells fired from a .45 caliber pistol were recovered from the crime scene. Further investigation in ongoing. /gsg    ...Keep on reading: Gov’t employee shot dead in Bohol.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 28th, 2019

Village Chief, Watchman Shot Dead in Cebu

Just five days after the start of the election gun ban, a barangay chairman and a tanod (watchman) who served as informant to the police, were gunned down by unknown assailants in separate incidents in the southern district of Cebu province, the police reported on Thursday. Senior Supt. Manuel Abrugena, Cebu Police Provincial Office (CPPO) […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJan 18th, 2019

Former Subic village chief killed

SUBIC, Zambales: Two unidentified gunmen riding a motorcycle shot dead a former barangay (village) chairman of this town and wounded his companion on Saturday night in Barangay Calapandayan. Rogelio Cabral, 67, former chairman of Barangay Asinan-Poblacion, was headed south on board his motorcycle with his companion Daisy Rose Beato, 46, when the gunmen, also on… link: Former Subic village chief killed.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJan 14th, 2019