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Sogod Aglipayan priest commits suicide

BARANGAY CATUBLIAN, HINUNAGAN – A 26 year-old Aglipayan priest here who was identified as Reverend Father Ramsie Bia Mino has reportedly committed suicide by hanging himself inside the toilet of their residence. His 24-year old wife, who was first on the scene, rushed her husband to the nearest hospital but he died before reaching it. The municipal health officer who conducted a post mortem examination of Reverend Mino’s body claimed there was no evidence of foul play.

According to the National Statistics Office the suicide rate has risen in the Philippines and is most frequent among the young between the ages 5 to 17 years old and 15 to 24 years old for adults.

Priest’s house robbed

At about 11 a.m. last December 10, 2014 John Garvez a resident of barangay Nasaug, Maasin City told police that the nipa house at the “Our Lady of Asuncion Shrine in the Hills Parish” where Reverend Father Jerome Tomaub Dejarme stayed was ransacked by unidentified intruders. He said the thieves ran off with his Netbook worth 13,000 pesos and cash amounting to P3,000. A city police team led by PO3 Herman Montederamos and PO1 Jeffrey Alcoser are investigating the incident.

Drug pushers arrested

Last December 3, 2014 at Barangay Maria Clara, Maasin City, a buy bust operation led by Police Senior Inspector Shevert Alvin Machete resulted in the arrest of Daryl Narca Bascug, a 29 year old jobless resident of Barangay Tagnipa and 31 year old Cristobal Acuña Cadavos who is from Mantahan, Maasin City, Kagawad Elvis Johnson and Jaime Tolibas the Chief Tanod of the village witnessed the inventory and markings of the seized evidence.

Police bag fugitive

A tracker team of the Maasin City Police Station led by Special Police Officer Jose Allan Calpre arrested 42 year old Roel Lastimosa Eco in Barangay San Rafael, Maasin City. The suspect was reportedly wanted for frustrated homicide and according to the police has been on the run for some time.





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