2 Chinese  nat’ls, Grab driver yield guns, shabu in Pasay

May 22, 2020
POGO (Philippine Offshore Gaming Operator) worker Wen Bo, 33 of Unit 1055 Tower A, Shell Residence, EDSA Pasay city, along with Jiaqi Huang, 34, jobless of Unit 1439 Towers A, Shell Residence and  63-year-old Grab driver Manuel Torres of 6940 Rosal St. Bgy. Guadalupe Viejo, Makati City were arrested at around 11 a.m. along Sunrise Drive, just beside Shell Residence in Bgy. 76 Zone 10, after conspiring to sell medium. sized plastic sachet of shabu worth P5,000 to a police poseur-buyer.

Baclaran under calibrated locdown

May 21, 2020
BACLARAN UNDER CALIBRATED LOCKDOWN — Philippine National Police and barangay authorities guard the entry point along Querino Avenue in Baclaran, Paranaque City as they announced that 10 areas in Barangay Baclaran will be placed under a three-day calibrated lockdown due to the high number of COVID-19 cases. Photo by JOSEPH MUEGO

Modified checkpoints set up vs MECQ, GQ violators

ACTING on instructions of Philippine National Police chief, General Archie Francisco F. Gamboa, the Joint Task Force COVID Shield has implemented a modified conduct of checkpoints in Metro Manila and urban areas nationwide where traffic jams have again been recorded with the partial re-opening of the economy, its commander said yesterday.

More streets in 2 Parañaque bgys under calibrated lockdown

May 21, 2020
AFTER placing 10 streets in Barangay Baclaran under 3-day calibrated lockdown, Paranaque City Mayor Edwin Olivarez is now considering several streets in two barangays to be placed in the same lockdown following reports that residents violated several quarantine protocols resulting to the surge of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases in the areas.

2 Chinese nat’ls yield gun, shabu

May 21, 2020
AUTHORITIES seized an unlicensed firearm and more than 6 grams of shabu from two Chinese nationals who were accosted for violating the strict implementation of modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ) yesterday before dawn in Makati city.