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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: philstar philstarNov 6th, 2017

Lawyer survives ambush, rams motorcycle-riding gunmen with SUV

A lawyer driving a Mitsubishi Montero rammed motorcycle-riding gunmen who tried to ambush him on EDSA near the corner of East Avenue in Quezon City shortly after midnight on Tuesday. Chief Supt. Guillermo Eleazar, chief of the Quezon City Police District (QCPD) narrated the incident in a video report by Mark Makalalad and posted by Radyo Inquirer 990 on its Facebook page on Tuesday. Lawyer Arjel Joseph Cabatbat was riding his SUV on the northbound lane of Edsa and was about to turn right on East Avenue when three gunmen, two on one motorcycle and one on another motorcycle, opened fire at him. Surviving the ambush, Cabatbat speeded up and a chase followed. "Merong dalawang...Keep on reading: Lawyer survives ambush, rams motorcycle-riding gunmen with SUV.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 13th, 2018

Gunmen kill 2, wound 1 in Navotas

Two men were killed while a female student was wounded after they were attacked while in a van by motorcycle-riding gunmen in Navotas City on Friday night. Police identified the vi.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJan 8th, 2018

Gunmen kill activist-priest, 72, in Nueva Ecija

Published: 8:09 a.m., Dec. 5, 2017 | Updated: 1:27 a.m., Dec. 6, 2017 The Diocese of San Jose, Nueva Ecija province, on Tuesday condemned the murder of a retired Catholic priest who had served the diocese for 32 years. Fr. Marcelito "Tito" Paez, 72, was shot by motorcycle-riding gunmen as he was driving through Sitio Sangalang at Barangay Lambakin in Jaen town on Monday night. San Jose Bishop Roberto Mallari said Paez managed to stop his car and talk to the gunmen after being shot. Mallari said Paez rolled down his car window and told the gunmen, "I'm a priest, I'm a priest." The gunmen sped off and Paez pulled to the roadside, Mallari said. Paez died while he was b...Keep on reading: Gunmen kill activist-priest, 72, in Nueva Ecija.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 5th, 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......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 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

Motorcycle riding gunmen kill relative of DENR-ARMM exec

    COTABATO CITY -- A driver of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (DENR-ARMM) was killed while two others were hurt in an ambush here on Monday afternoon. Killed was DENR-ARMM van driver Abdulgani Guiama, 38, of Barangay Tamontaka 1, Cotabato City. Injured were Manuel Capin, DENR-ARMM supply officer, and Pablo Amador, a miner and visitor of the environment office. Senior Supt. Rolly Octavio, Cotabato City police director, said the victims were on board a van cruising Ramon Rabago Sr. Avenue at past 3 p.m. when two men riding tandem on motorbike opened fire. Responding police officers rushed the vi...Keep on reading: Motorcycle riding gunmen kill relative of DENR-ARMM exec.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 16th, 2017

Gunmen on motorbike kill BIR exec in Quezon City - Manila Bulletin

Gunmen on motorbike kill BIR exec in Quezon City - Manila Bulletin.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsNov 21st, 2016

Motorycle-riding gunmen kill drug suspect in Abra

Motorycle-riding gunmen kill drug suspect in Abra.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 4th, 2016

Former barangay chief killed in Lapu-Lapu City ambush

CEBU CITY --- Motorcycle-riding gunmen killed in an ambush former Agus Barangay Chairman Remegio "Bo" Oyao shortly before 7 p.m. on Sunday on Agus Road in Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu. Oyao, who had several gunshot wounds in the body, was rushed to the Mactan Doctors Hospital, but doctors there declared him dead on arrival, said Chief Insp. Juan Capacio, Police Station 4 chief of the Lapu-Lapu City Police Office. Capacio said Oyao, who was with a companion, was driving his Ford F-150 pickup truck on Agus Road. He got stuck in traffic on reaching the area in front of 4J & A Barbeque Station. While Oyao was waiting for the traffic to move, two men on a motorcycle, who were wearing fac...Keep on reading: Former barangay chief killed in Lapu-Lapu City ambush.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 18th, 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

Man dies in 2-motorcyle collision in Quezon

    LUCENA CITY -- A 42-year-old man was killed after his motorcycle crashed with another motorcycle in Infanta town in Quezon province over the weekend, police said on Monday.   Report from the Quezon police headquarters showed that the motorcycle that Daniel Basijan was riding on collided with the motorcycle being driven by Ernie Navarosa, 43, on the national highway in Barangay (village) Magsaysay around 8:30 p.m. Sunday.   Police said Basijan was driving fast and overtook a tricycle. He lost control of his motorcycle and consequently collided with Navarosa's motorcycle coming from the opposite direction.   Rescuers rushed the two serio...Keep on reading: Man dies in 2-motorcyle collision in Quezon.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 12th, 2018

Govt forces kill 3 ‘Maute-ISIS remnants’ in Lanao del Norte – Army

Police and military personnel killed three gunmen, described as “remnants” of the Maute-ISIS group involved in last year’s battle for Marawi City, in a gun battle in Lanao del Norte province Saturday morning, February 10......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsFeb 10th, 2018

Lady teacher hurt in shooting

RIDING-in-tandem gunmen shot a 26-year-old lady teacher afternoon of Jan 29, 2018 in Tigbauan, Iloilo for still undetermined reasons. Lany Tamagos, a Social Studies teacher of Tigbauan National High School, was on her way home to Barangay Buenavista when she was shot thrice by two assailants. From school, the victim proceeded to the tricycle terminal […] The post Lady teacher hurt in shooting appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJan 31st, 2018

UP issues new policies on road-sharing scheme to prevent bike accidents

To prevent accidents on the Academic Oval, officials of the University of the Philippines in Diliman, Quezon City, have decided to divide into two the exclusive lane for runners and bikers. A one-way traffic flow will also be enforced for bikers while the 15-kilometer per hour speed limit will be strictly implemented, according to Nestor Castro, UP vice chancellor for community affairs. Castro said that campus officials decided to paint a white demarcation line on the innermost lane of the Academic Oval to separate runners or joggers from cyclists. "[It was done] to prevent accidents where pedestrians get hit by speeding bikes," he told the Inquirer recently. With its tow...Keep on reading: UP issues new policies on road-sharing scheme to prevent bike accidents.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 21st, 2018

Bike riders kill drug suspect

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Philippines — Another drug suspect was gunned down in Tagudin, Ilocos Sur on Friday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 21st, 2018

2 Munti BJMP guards killed in ambush, 2 gunmen die in clash

FOUR men, including two jail guards of the Bureau of Jail Management Penology (BJMP) and two of the suspects, were killed while six unidentified gunmen riding three motorcycles allegedly ambushed the victims yesterday in Muntinlupa City. A police report said that a prison guard, identified only as TJ Tanael, detailed….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJan 18th, 2018

1 dead, 3 hit by stray bullets in bday-bash gun attack

A birthday celebration turned bloody when riding-in-tandem (RIT) gunmen riddled with bullets a man in front of the horrified eyes of guests, three of whom were hit by stray bullets yesterday in Taguig City. Police identified the victim as Ryan Yalung, of Castillo St., Bgy. Upper Bicutan, who died instantaneously….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJan 14th, 2018

Soldiers seize 9 high-powered firearms, IED after firefight with gunmen

DIGOS CITY -- Soldiers recovered at least 9 high-powered firearms, ammunition and an improvised explosive device (IED) following a brief firefight with motorcycle-riding men, the military said Sunday. 1Lt. China Celina Castro, the spokesperson of the Army's 73rd Infantry Battalion, said soldiers manning a checkpoint in Barangay Tacul in Magsaysays, Davao del Sur were trying to flag down men on two motorcycles on Friday evening for routine inspection. But instead of yielding, the men fired on the soldiers -- triggering a 10-minute firefight. The armed men, suspected to be New People's Army (NPA) rebels, sped away but were pursued by those manning the checkpoint. The pursuing s...Keep on reading: Soldiers seize 9 high-powered firearms, IED after firefight with gunmen.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 14th, 2018

Año appointment to DILG ‘a badge to kill, arrest more’ – Hustisya

Retired Armed Forces chief Eduardo Año's assumption as officer-in-charge of the Department of Interior and Local Government gives him “a badge to kill and arrest more,” a human rights organization said Wednesday, January 10, during a protest at the agency’s Quezon City head office......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsJan 10th, 2018

Fil-Am pro cyclist tells kababayans to just keep riding

It’s Coryn Rivera’s third time in the Philippines. However, this time is just the first time the now professional cyclist took her bike out to ride around in her native land. What she saw was nothing but a pleasant surprise. “I didn’t know too much (about the cycling scene) when I got here. I was surprised because I saw around 300 cyclists in Tagaytay,” she told reporters. She then continued, “I was really impressed by that.” Along with that, the 25-year-old, said to be the only cyclist with Filipino roots to be taking part in the European circuit, is nothing but glad to see big cycling events like the one she will be participating in over the weekend. “It’s good that Pru Life UK is doing this. This is a step in the right direction for cycling as a sport here,” she said. Rivera will be riding in the upcoming PRUride PH 2018 from January 11 to 14 in Subic, Zambales. Backed by British life insurer Pru Life UK, PRUride PH 2018 is expected to be one of the biggest cycling events in the country as it will be spread over two areas and span two weekends. These kinds of events, in the professional cyclist’s view, will do nothing but ignite Filipinos’ passion for the spot – just like how her love affair with cycling began when her father would bring her along in group rides as a kid. “When I was 10, I already loved the thrill of speed. Then, I was doing group rides with my parents and their friends,” she shared. Indeed, it was riding their bikes together that was the origins of what is now a successful career for Rivera. “We rode regularly on the tandem (bike) before. Then on our group rides during weekends, she was always drafting on us,” father Wally said. He then continued, “She fell down many times, but she got up many times and just kept following us.” From there, it was clear that cycling was going to be a big part of Coryn’s life. So much so that the five-foot-three American cyclist with Filipino blood has her sights set on the biggest competition of them all. As she put it, “Definitely, my eyes are on the Tokyo 2020 (Olympics).” Together with that high hope, Rivera said she will also make it a point to help her kababayans share her passion for the sport. Asked if she’s planning to visit the Philippines more frequently, she answered, “For sure, especially after seeing how many cyclists there are here. It’s just really exciting to see that.” She then continued, “That’s why I want to continue inspiring people to ride more. The weather here is so nice so it’s a great place to ride.” --- Follow this writer on Twitter, @riegogogo......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJan 10th, 2018