Gunmen on bikes kill 4 in Caloocan, Navotas

Crime lab personnel work on the spot where a couple were killed on Thursday night in North Caloocan.--PHOTO BY RADYO INQUIRER Four people were shot dead in separate incidents involving motorcycle-ridi.....»»

Category: newsSource: manilanews manilanewsDec 17th, 2017

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

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

QC remains perfect, takes share of lead

STANDINGS TEAM          W     L Navotas        2     0 Batangas      2     0 QC                2     0 Muntinlupa    2     1 Bulacan         1     1 Paranaque     1     1 Valenzuela     1     1 Imus               0     2 Bataan            0     2 Caloocan        0     3   Quezon City moved up to a three-way tie at the top spot after claiming its second win at the expense of visiting team Imus Bandera, 84-75, Tuesday in the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League Anta Rajah Cup at the JCSGO Seed Gym. The Capitals started out hot and maintained their momentum to easily demolish the Bandera to join Navotas and Batangas at the top of the heap. Jay Collado led the way for the home team with 17 points and eight rebounds, Peejay Baraua posted 15 markers while Jomar Santos and Joco Tayongytong finished with 10 points each. “Naging key namin kanina yung depensa namin,” said Collado, who had 7-of-10 field goal shooting . The Capitals opened up with a 27-9 blitz in the first quarter and from there controlled the pace of the rest of the match. Chestern Melencio got 18 points for Imus. University of Sto. Tomas product Jamil Sheriff tallied 12 points while Jessie Saitanan and Raniel Diwa scored 10 each for the Bandera, who absorbed their second loss in as many games to join Bataan. In the first match, Muntinlupa claimed its second straight victory in an 89-76 blowout of the listless Caloocan Supremos. The Cagers rode on their torrid second quarter shooting to turn a close 23-20 first set lead to 47-36 advantage at half time. The Supremos never got a chance to cut their deficit to single digit. Dave Moralde and Chito Jaime led Muntinlupa with 23 points each. Felix Apreku had a double-double with 11 points and 10 rebounds while Allan Mangahas scored 10 and dished out 12 assists for the Cagers, who moved to solo fourth spot. Caloocan dropped its third game in as many outings. Ralph Salcedo had 18 points while Ronald Roy and James Mangahas had 13 and 11 markers, respectively, for the Supremos......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsFeb 6th, 2018

Gunmen kill 14 churchgoers in Nigeria shooting

WARRI, Nigeria --- Gunmen killed at least 14 churchgoers returning from a midnight service on Monday in Nigeria's Rivers State, a police source told AFP, the latest violence to hit the oil-rich region. "The gunmen opened fire on a set of worshippers at about 12:30 am on Monday," said Ugochi Olugbo, a relative of one of the victims who were attending a New Year's Eve service. The shooting took place in the town of Omoku about 90 kilometers (56 miles) from the southern oil hub of Port Harcourt. "Fourteen persons died on the spot, while 12 who sustained gunshot wounds were rushed to the hospital and are receiving medical attention," said a police source who asked to remain anon...Keep on reading: Gunmen kill 14 churchgoers in Nigeria shooting.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 2nd, 2018

BIFF gunmen kill tribal chief, abduct 2 in Maguindanao

The outlawed Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) shot dead an ethnic Teduray chief in Datu Saudi, Maguindanao, and abducted two tribal members in an attack in Datu Ampatuan town on Thursday. Senior Supt. Agustin Tello, Maguindanao provincial police director, said Diego Met Dagadas, 24, died instantly from multiple gunshot wounds while his elderly companion, Bada Dagadas,… link: BIFF gunmen kill tribal chief, abduct 2 in Maguindanao.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsDec 28th, 2017

Gunmen kill 3 at cafe south of Egypt capital

CAIRO, Egypt – Masked gunmen opened fire on a cafe south of the Egyptian capital, killing three people, security officials said Sunday, December 24. The attack, which took place overnight in the village of Al-Ayat about 50 kilometres (31 miles) from Cairo, left at least 5 others wounded, they said. While the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 24th, 2017

2 dead as motorcycle-riding gunmen strike in Caloocan, Manila

Two men were killed by motorcycle-riding gunmen in the cities of Manila and Caloocan on Thursday, just a few days before Christmas. The shooting incident in Caloocan City left a former barangay official dead while in Manila, the victim was a tricycle driver suspected of being a former drug user, the police said. At 1:21 p.m. on Thursday in Caloocan City, Melvin Casipit, 53, was shot twice in the head by a man who, along with three other masked companions, barged into the house of his friend, Alberto Banal, on 2nd Avenue in Barangay 120. Case investigator PO1 Nio Paguirigan said that as Casipit was killed, four other suspects on motorcycles served as lookouts outside his friend's...Keep on reading: 2 dead as motorcycle-riding gunmen strike in Caloocan, Manila.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 22nd, 2017

NPA rebels kill tribal leader in Davao Norte

DAVAO CITY---Suspected New People's Army (NPA) rebels shot and killed a tribal chieftain in a hinterland community in Kapalong town in Davao del Norte on Sunday for allegedly refusing to give in to their extortion demands, the military reported on Tuesday. Datu Benandao Maogan died after being fired at by suspected NPA gunmen outside his home in Sitio (Sub-village) Luno-luno in Barangay (Village) Gupitan past 1 p.m., according to Lieutenant Amadeus Celestial, civil-military officer of the Army's 60th Infantry Battalion. Celestial said the 50-year-old leader of the Ata-Manobo tribe was walking near his house when about 15 rebels under the NPA's Guerrilla Front 34 blocked his way. ...Keep on reading: NPA rebels kill tribal leader in Davao Norte.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 19th, 2017

Man shot dead by motorcycle-riding men in Caloocan City

A family in Caloocan City lost three family members to unidentified gunmen riding motorcycles in two separate shooting incidents, GMA News'; JP Soriano reported Thursday on '24 Oras.'.......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsDec 15th, 2017

Gunmen kill activist-priest, 72, in Nueva Ecija -

Gunmen kill activist-priest, 72, in Nueva Ecija -»»

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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

NPA rebs kill cop in Bicol ambush

SUSPECTED New People’s Army guerrillas ambushed a group of policemen in Camarines Norte early morning yesterday killing one cop and injuring six others before fleeing, the Police Regional Office 5 said. PRO5 director, Chief Superintendent Antonio N. Gardiola Jr. said a massive hunt is still underway for the gunmen who….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsDec 2nd, 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

Suspected NPA Sparrows kill soldier in Albay

An army man was killed by three unidentified gunmen, believed to be members of the so-called Sparrow (or Sparu for Special Partisan Unit), the infamous hit squads of the NPA, at the market of Brgy. Anislag, Daraga town in Albay. #BeFullyInformed Suspected NPA Sparrows kill soldier in Albay By: Niño N. Luces Camp Ola, Legazpi… link: Suspected NPA Sparrows kill soldier in Albay.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsNov 18th, 2017

Abu Sayyaf kill 6 soldiers, wounds 4 more in Basilan

ZAMBOANGA CITY – Abu Sayyaf gunmen killed six army soldiers and wounded 4 others in an ambush in Basilan, one of five provinces under the restive Muslim autonomous region in southern Philippines, officials said Thursday. Officials said the soldiers were pursuing a band of militants when gunmen — mostly supporters and relatives of Abu Sayyaf fighters [...] The post Abu Sayyaf kill 6 soldiers, wounds 4 more in Basilan appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsNov 9th, 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

Reds kill Cotabato policeman in ambush

ZAMBOANGA CITY: Suspected members of the communist New People’s Army (NPA) shot dead a policeman on his way to report for duty on Thursday in Tupi, South Cotabato. Police Officer 2 Charlie Liba was traveling on a motorcycle and heading to the police regional office when two gunmen drove by his side and fired shots [...] The post Reds kill Cotabato policeman in ambush appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsOct 26th, 2017

Suicide bombers, gunmen kill 71 in attacks on Afghan security forces

GARDEZ, Afghanistan (UPDATED) – Two separate suicide and gun attacks on police and soldiers in Afghanistan left at least 71 dead and nearly 170 wounded on Tuesday, October 17, in the latest devastating assaults on beleaguered security forces. The Taliban claimed the more deadly of the two assaults, a coordinated attack ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 17th, 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 kill Polomolok deputy police chief

Gunmen kill Polomolok deputy police chief.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 27th, 2017