PO1 Kevin Laiz of the Manila Police District (MPD)-Moriones Police Station 2 said Angelito Cruz, 51, of 1645 Yakal St., Tondo, Manila, was found dead at around 9 a.m. by the victim’s co-worker Aldwin Gloria, 43, of 1617 Yakal St., when the latter visited him that morning to remind him about his duty that day.
NATIONAL Parks Development Committee executive director Penelope Belmonte yesterday said the NPDC has bought an E-cart to help senior citizens and Persons with Disability (PWDs) to move around the park during their visit at the Luneta Park.
WEST Zone concessionaire Maynilad Water Services, Inc. installed 50 drink-wash stations in 50 public schools last year through its Lingkod Eskwela Program, benefiting some 166,000 elementary and high school students.
THE Office of Transportation and Security (OTS) at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) and other airports released a list of revised prohibited items for all departing passengers on originating flights from the Philippines.
Junjun Binay in his Facebook post said: “My family and I mourn her passing, and extend our love and prayers to her loved ones during this heartbreaking time. The sadness and pain we feel today is indescribable; but it is matched by our resolve to secure justice for Monette and her loved ones.”
AGENTS of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency on Friday seized at the Manila International Container Port an estimated P1.8 billion worth of shabu believed to have been smuggled from Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam by an international drug syndicate, PDEA Chair Director General Aaron N. Aquino announced yesterday.
The victim’s mother, aged 36, told the police that it was only recently when she discovered that her live-in partner Rosito Mensorado had been molesting her daughter in their home at Aroma Street in Tondo each time she would leave her in the care of the suspect while she worked as a vendor.
AGENTS of the Philippine National Police Criminal Investigation and Detection Group-National Capital Region and the Manila Police District past 1 a.m. yesterday stormed six suspected criminal hideouts in Baseco Compound in Port Area, Manila where they seized a cache of firearms and ammunition, drug paraphernalia and illegal gambling machines, PNP-CIDG chief Director Amador V. Corpus said.
FORMER Vice President Jejomar Binay deplored the attempt on the life of the former executive assistant of his son, ex-Makati Mayor Junjun Binay, and offered a P1 million reward for information that would lead to the arrest of the perpetrator.
A 22-year-old helper was pinned to death while five others were injured when a dump truck and a closed van fell into a deep side of the road along South Luzon Expressway (SLEX) yesterday morning in Muntinlupa city.