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OLONGAPO CITY: A police officer here died after being accidentally shot by his fellow police just outside their police headquarters Monday morning. Reports identified the victim as Police Officer 1 Rogene Estrada, 37, while the shooter was identified as PO1 Alexander Quiming, also a member of the Philippine National Police.…

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TWO farmers were killed late Sunday afternoon after they unidentified gunmen shot them while on their way home in Agusan de Sur, belated police reports said on Tuesday. Reports at the Philippine National Police national operations center in Camp Crame identified the victims as Angelito Logronio, 43, and Florentino Adahan,…

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ZAMBOANGA CITY: Security forces arrested three people, including one of southern Philippines’ most-wanted criminals, Army officials said Tuesday. Officials said police and military agents pounced on Muktar Ahmin and two other companions, Nader Alan and Nadjal Esmola, who are all facing kidnapping charges. The Army did not give details of…

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CAMP VICENTE LIM, Laguna: Joint elements of the Provincial Intelligence Bureau and the Kalayaan Police arrested the municipal assessor of Kalayaan for alleged extortion. The Calabarzon regional director, Chief Supt. Benito Estipona, identified the suspect as Melissa Madrazo, who was arrested after an entrapment operation in a fast-food chain on…

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ZAMBOANGA CITY: A gunman opened fire on a motorcycle taxi and killed its driver and a five-year old boy who was among his four passengers in Zamboanga del Sur province, police said Tuesday. The taxi driver Jerry Garnica was heading to downtown Bayog when the attack occurred. Garnica was himself…

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DINALUPIHAN, Bataan: Congressional candidate Felicito “Tong” Payumo on Monday announced that he would not yet file an electoral protest with the House of Representatives Electoral Tribunal but instead wait for the result of election protests filed by mayoral candidates from six of 11 towns and one city in Bataan. Payumo…

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BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya: The regional Department of Health (DOH) office in Cagayan province has monitored at least two persons afflicted with the dreaded human immunodeficiency virus-acquired immune deficiency syndrome (HIV-AIDS). Alan Sibal, information officer of the DOH, said the two victims identified as adult males, are now undergoing retroviral medicine…

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Two moderate earthquakes hit parts of Luzon and Mindanao early morning Monday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) reported. The first quake with magnitude 3.0 on the Richter scale occurred at 3:06 a.m. with its epicenter traced some 17 kilometers northeast of Puerto Galera in Oriental Mindoro, at…

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THE body of a missing fisherman was found floating Sunday afternoon in the waters of suburban village in Bislig City, Surigao del Sur, police reports said on Monday. Reports at the Philippine National Police national operations center in Camp Crame identified the dead body as that of Jeffrey Alfuro, 30,…

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ILOILO CITY: The city council here will maintain its independence but at the same time vows to support and cooperate with the executive branch on development projects for the city. This was clarified by reelected city Vice Mayor Jose Espinosa 3rd while preparing for the turnover of chairmanship and membership…

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