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Jealous man kills partner

CAMP OLIVAS, Pampanga – A jealous man killed his common-law-wife after shooting her alleged lover in Olongapo City on Sunday. Supt. Nelson Aganon, Police Regional Office 3 (PRO3) spokesperson, said that police are hunting down Gaspar Ted Manlapaz, 42, for fatally shooting his wife Lourdes Endriga Arangorin, 44, and seriously wounding the woman’s alleged lover Carlito Vidal-Manlapaz, 56.  Read More »

Suspected kidnapper falls

CAMP OLIVAS, San Fernando City, Pampanga – Police have arrested one of the most wanted persons for kidnapping and carjacking in Central Luzon. The suspect, Antonio Tolentino, of Porac, this province, was nabbed during a manhunt operation conducted by the Porac Municipal Police Station, Pampanga Provincial Public Safety Company, and Paombong Police Station in Barangay Hacienda Dolores, Porac on April... 

Pickpocket strikes

A Japanese lost some 50,000 yen (around P22,000) and several cards to a pickpocket while shopping in San Juan City the other day. The victim was identified by police as Eiichi Maki, 71, of 14-5-A Pearl St., Hensonville, Angeles City, Pampanga. Incoming search terms:JPYUSD (1)  Read More »

Devotees nail to crosses

SAN PEDRO CUTUD, Philippines (AP) — Devotees in northern Philippine villages had themselves nailed to wooded crosses to re-enact the crucifixion of Jesus Christ as thousands of local and foreign spectators watched the bloody annual rites to mark Good Friday in Asia’s largest Roman Catholic nation. Incoming search terms:nails of cross (1)  Read More »

2 drown in Bataan beach

BAGAC, Bataan – Two members of a family spending their Holy Week here drowned while swimming in a beach in Barangay Pag-asa, this town. Senior Inspector Joey Sampaga, chief of police, identified the fatalities as James Romm Mirasol, 16, and Vincent Garamonte, 19, both of Sto. Rosario, Magalang, Pampanga. Incoming search terms:bataan beach (1)  Read More »

Vacationers warned vs posting ‘selfies’

Tourists and vacationers who will be flocking to the provinces for their summer vacation and visiting attraction sites, beaches, leisure parks and recreational areas, have been advised against posting their “selfie” photos or their whereabouts to avoid criminals from preying on them.  Read More »

‘Crucifixion star’ shelves retirement

By MARK ANTHONY N. MANUEL CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga – Organizers of the “Via Cruzis” (Way of the Cross) here have persuaded “crucifixion star” Ruben Enaje to continue portraying “Christ” in the Cenakulo (Crucifixion) of Barangay San Pedro Cutud here on Good Friday. Incoming search terms:cutud crucifixion (2)how many church to visita iglesia 2014 (1)San pedro cutud city of san frrmando... 

Zero crime in Pampanga

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga – Chief Supt. Raul D. Petrasanta, Police Regional Office 3 (PRO3) director, lauded yesterday the entire Pampanga police force for maintaining peace and order in Pampanga during the fight of boxing icon Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao with American boxer Timothy “Desert Storm” Bradley in Las Vegas last Sunday.  Read More »

10 to be crucified on Good Friday

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga – For the 28th time, painter Ruben Enaje (Ben Cristo) will reenact Jesus Christ’s crucifixion in a makeshift Golgotha or Burol on Good Friday in Barangay San Pedro Cutud here. Along with nine other people, Enaje will be nailed to a wooden cross in a manmade hill in his village, Barangay San Pedro Cutud Captain Soilo Castro said. Incoming search terms:2014 good friday... 

Rape suspect arrested

CAMP OLIVAS, Pampanga – A 67-year-old man wanted for rape was arrested by operatives of Pampanga Provincial Police Office (PPPO) in Barangay Cabalantian, Bacolor, police officials said yesterday. Reports reaching the office of Senior Supt. Marlon V. Madrid, PPPO officer-in-charge, said Alfredo P. Manabat, married, of Block H, Lot 3-D, Phase 2, Sta. Lucia Resettlement, Magalang, Pampanga, was nabbed...