Ex-OFW who died in jail a victim of ‘hulidap ?

The brother of Allan Rafael, who died in police custody in Quiapo, Manila, yesterday alleged that Allan was a victim of “hulidap,” accusing police of stealing his brother’s watch and smart phone when he was arrested on alleged drug charges......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarAug 11th, 2018

Teen rider rams farmer crossing the street

  LUCENA CITY -- A pedestrian died after a speeding motorcycle driven by a teenager accidentally bumped into him in San Narciso town in Quezon province late Saturday, police reported. A report from the Quezon police headquarters said King Tumbiga, 22, a farmer from San Andres town, was crossing a road in Barangay (village) Villa Reyes when themotorcycle driven by a 16-year-old boy hit him at about 10:30 p.m. Rescuers rushed the victim, who sustained serious head injuries, to the San Narciso municipal hospital but died along the way. Police learned that the motorcycle was registered to the father ofthe minor, who is detained at the local police jail. /cbb...Keep on reading: Teen rider rams farmer crossing the street.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 18th, 2018

Six dead in Tondo fire

Six people, including three children, died in a two-hour fire that struck a dilapidated building in Tondo, Manilaon Tuesdayafternoon. Senior Insp. Redentor Alumno, Manila's chief arson investigator, identified the fatalities as a certain Anabel, Juliana Bermudo, 13; siblings Isabel, 8, and Bryan Ygonia,7; and Jojo Castigador. A sixth victim remains unidentified. Alumno said the report was based on the information he recieved as of8:30 p.m.The full identities of the victims were still being verified. He said the cause of fire was still unknown, but initial reports said it originated from a two-storey house beside the building on C.P. Garcia street in Barangay 118 around2 p.m. ...Keep on reading: Six dead in Tondo fire.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 14th, 2018

Tricycle drags elderly to death

ROXAS City, Capiz – An 81-year-old man died after he was dragged by a tricycle Sunday evening at the national highway at Crossing Camunsil, Brgy. Lonoy, here. Police said the victim was Manuel Fernadez, a farmer and resident of Brgy. Jumagijic in this city. Initial investigation by the police disclosed that Fernandez was walking by […] The post Tricycle drags elderly to death appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsAug 13th, 2018

1 killed, 3 others injured in road crash

ROXAS City, Capiz – A tricycle driver died while three of his passengers were injured when  they were hit by a speeding Toyota Revo car in Barangay Dinginan, Roxas City Sunday. The victim was Cirjun Buñi, 57, of Barangay Sibaguan here who succumbed to fatal head injuries. Three of Buñi’s passengers – Noel Acutillar of […] The post 1 killed, 3 others injured in road crash appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsAug 13th, 2018

1 dead, 1 hurt in Quezon shooting incidents

LUCENA CITY -- A tricycle driver was killed while another man was injured in two shooting incidents in Tiaong, Quezon onSundaynight.   Quezon police director Sr. Supt. Osmundo de Guzman reported that tricycle driver Benifredo Calses, 56, was shot dead inside his house in Barangay Lusacan at around9 p.m.   Police said the unidentified gunman barged into the house of Calses and shot him thrice.   Calses died on the way to the hospital.   Abouttwo hours later, another victim, Pedro Balmes, 42, was also shot inside his house in Barangay Tamisian also by an unidentified gunman.   Police said the gunman shot Balmes five times but the victi...Keep on reading: 1 dead, 1 hurt in Quezon shooting incidents.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 13th, 2018

Basilan blast victim dies

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines – The death toll in the Basilan bombing  climbed to 11 after a blast victim died while undergoing treatment in this city. Gerry Inso, a militia man, died after nearly a week in the hospital Tuesday night, August 7. He died of irreversible brain damage due ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 8th, 2018

Lightning kills one in Dumarao

DUMARAO, Capiz – A 20-year-old man died in a lightning strike Tuesday afternoon at Sitio Dinugo, Brgy. Astorga in Dumarao, Capiz. The police identified the victim as Frejemae Clarin also of said place. Police reports indicated that Clarin sought shelter under a mahogany tree when lightning struck. He suffered third-degree burns in different parts of […] The post Lightning kills one in Dumarao appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2018

Suspect in prosecutor‘s killing shot dead while grappling with jailer for gun

Almost two months after his detention, the main suspect in the killing of a five-month pregnant prosecutor in Quezon City was shot dead after grabbing the gun of a police officer on Saturday morning. Chief Supt. Joselito Esquivel, director of the Quezon City Police District, said Angelito Avenido Jr., 31, died in the hospital after being accidentally shot in the lower jaw by duty jailer PO3 Ramil Langa of the QCPD's homicide section at the second floor of QCPD-Criminal Investigation and Detection Unit in Camp Karingal. In his report, Esquivel said Avenido was brought out of his detention cell to prepare him for his transfer to the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology in Quezo...Keep on reading: Suspect in prosecutor‘s killing shot dead while grappling with jailer for gun.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 28th, 2018

Student electrocuted in Pontevedra

ROXAS City, Capiz – A 14-year-old student died of electrocution Tuesday afternoon at Brgy. Agbanog in Pontevedra, Capiz. Ramil Agbabadiang, a Grade 8 student and a resident of Agbanog, was declared dead on arrival at Bailan District Hospital in Pontevedra town. Police probe indicated that the victim was fixing the electrical wire outside their house […] The post Student electrocuted in Pontevedra appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJul 25th, 2018

Traffic enforcer in Laguna killed over row on traffic violation

SAN PEDRO CITY -- A traffic enforcer was killed Friday morning in San Pablo City, Laguna that police said was likely due to an altercation with a motorist, who was reportedly flagged for a traffic violation.   City police chief Supt. Danilo Mendoza said the incident happenedaround 8 a.m.along Regidor Street in Barangay VII-E while victim Manuel Reazo was on duty.   "Our investigators are still out in the area but (initially) we are looking at a traffic altercation as the motive. The suspect was accosted for a traffic violation and he came back (to shoot the enforcer)," Mendoza said in a phone interview. Reazo died on the way to a hospital while the gunman ran tow...Keep on reading: Traffic enforcer in Laguna killed over row on traffic violation.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 20th, 2018

Tisoy Argoncillo laid to rest in Iloilo

ILOILO CITY ---The young man who died on June 19 while in detention in a Quezon City jail was finally laid to rest on Saturday afternoon in his hometown in Barangay Bagongon in Concepcion town. Genesis "Tisoy" Argoncillo, 22, was arrested at his elder sister's residence in Quezon City for loitering without a shirt outside their house. He died four days later in jail. Around 600 relatives and residents of the island barangay attended Argoncillo's funeral. They walked from the family residence to the cemetery, passing the shoreline. Some came from the mainland of Concepcion town, which is about 45 minutes by motorboat. Relatives carried streamers and banners calling for justic...Keep on reading: Tisoy Argoncillo laid to rest in Iloilo.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 15th, 2018

Man killed in road crash

ROXAS City, Capiz – A 24-year-old man died when two motorcycles crashed into each other Sunday afternoon at Poblacion, Pilar, Capiz. Police identified the victim as Armin Dadivas who was declared dead on arrival in a hospital. The victim was on his way to Poblacion on a motorcycle when he crashed into another motorcycle driven […] The post Man killed in road crash appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJul 10th, 2018

NPA rebels execute ex-soldier in front of wife, kids

KIDAPAWAN CITY --- A retired soldier was executed by members of the New People's Army in front of his horrified wife and children in an upland village in Magpet, North Cotabato Sunday, police said on Monday. Supt. Bernard Tayong, speaking for police in North Cotabto, said Dominaro Favian, 48, a resident of Barangay Binay, Magpet, died of multiple gunshot wounds in the head and body. Quoting Chief Insp. Jose Molina, chief of the Magpet Municipal Police Station, Tayong said the victim was fast asleep with his family at 1 a.m. when about 15 NPA rebels arrived and barged inside their house. Police said the gunmen were after Favian who they suspected of keeping firearms at home. I...Keep on reading: NPA rebels execute ex-soldier in front of wife, kids.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 9th, 2018

Nerve agent victim dies in UK

Britain blames Russia for the attack LONDON — A woman who was poisoned by a military-grade nerve agent in southwest England died Sunday, eight days after police think she touched a contaminated item that has not been found. London’s Metropolitan Police force said detectives had become a homicide investigation with 44-year-old Dawn Sturgess’s death at […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJul 9th, 2018

Manila city jail inmate dies of flesh-eating bacteria

An inmate of the Manila city jail died of flesh-eating bacteria, which he acquired while in detention on Sunday night......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 9th, 2018

EDITORIAL - Overwhelmed

In the first six months of the year, 20 detainees have died in the jail cells of the Manila Police District......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 28th, 2018

Barber arrested for carrying bladed weapon dies in jail

A 41-year-old man arrested for carrying a gaff, a metal spur used in cockfighting, died on Monday shortly after he collapsed at the Paraaque City police station's congested jail. Senior Insp. Jerry Sunga, chief investigator of the Paraaque police, said the autopsy report showed that Gabriel Garay Jr., a barber, died of a heart attack. Sunga told the Inquirer that the custodial facility currently holds 150 detainees who share a space meant for only 60 people. Two weeks in detention Garay, who was charged with possession of a deadly weapon, had been detained for at least two weeks. A police report said Garay was rushed to Ospital ng Paraaque by three duty guards at 11:33 a.m...Keep on reading: Barber arrested for carrying bladed weapon dies in jail.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 26th, 2018

Quezon City cops not yet off the hook in Tisoy’s death — CHR

Police officers involved in the arrest and detention of Genesis “Tisoy” Argoncillo might still be held liable despite the filing of charges against two other inmates who allegedly beat the victim to death inside the police jail in Quezon City last week, According to the Commission on Human Rights (CHR)......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 24th, 2018

Metro Manila police chief sacks guard on duty when Genesis Argoncillo died

MANILA, Philippines – The National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) chief has sacked the jail guard on duty when ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 21st, 2018

Jail officer gunned down in Bohol

  CEBU CITY — A jail officer was killed in an ambush by motorcycle-riding gunmen in Barangay Balintawak, Talibon town, in Bohol on Tuesday. Jail Officer 2 (JO2) Ricky Encila died after he was shot several times in the body, said Supt. Reyman Tolentin, public information officer of the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas… link: Jail officer gunned down in Bohol.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJun 20th, 2018