Frustrated parricide rap filed vs. Payo man for hacking son

A complaint for frustrated parricide has been filed against a resident of Panganiban town after hacking his own son during an altercation last week. The Panganiban police station said last…

Virac man in gun-buy bust yields 8 sachets of shabu

A buy-bust operation conducted by the Virac police last week against an unemployed man selling a gun resulted not only to the confiscation of the firearm but also the seizure…

Police nabs Viga’s #1 Most Wanted

A 40-year-old man tagged as Viga’s No. 1 Most Wanted Man for multiple cases of sexual misconduct and child abuse was arrested by the police last week. Elements of the…

Suspect hid in Virac for years:

Dutchman arrested for overstaying facing pedophilia charges in Davao

The Dutch national who was arrested last week in Virac for overstaying in the country is reportedly facing criminal charges for pedophilia in Davao City and his home country. A…

Turon vendor meted 2 life terms P1-M for shabu sale, possession

A turon vendor caught with P408,000 worth of shabu in a buy-bust operation in November last year has been found guilty of the illegal sale and possession of dangerous drugs.…

CA acquits man found guilty of transporting shabu via bus

A man who was found guilty of transporting shabu on board a passenger bus from Manila in 2019 has been cleared by the Court of Appeals after it ruled that…

Abaca stripper arrested over unlicensed firearm

Combined elements of three police units arrested an abaca stripper in Viga after a court-ordered search yielded a loaded gun in his possession. According to the report, operatives of the…

One of three suspects in 2019 shooting convicted of homicide

The Regional Trial Court has found one of three Bato brothers guilty of homicide for the fatal shooting of a man asleep in his house in Agban, Baras in 2019.…

Police arrests San Andres’ Most Wanted, nabs Baras pusher

The Catanduanes police’s war on illegal drugs achieved yet another success with the arrest of a high-value target in Baras town who yielded P306,000 worth of shabu in a buy-bust…

Virac barangay captain nabbed for ‘hot’ lumber

A village chief in the capital town of Virac is in big trouble after a court-ordered search led to the seizure of P25,000 worth of illegally cut lumber in his…