By Armand Galang
After having two officials tangling over the mayor’s seat three months ago, this city is now without a mayor. Vice Mayor Ester Lazaro said she would not assume the mayoral seat even as Mayor Efren Alvarez has gone on another prolonged absence after the Sandiganbayan issued a warrant for his arrest on graft charges on Feb. 15. This prompted the National Bureau of Investigation and the Philippine National Police to run after him.
By Kristine Felisse Mangunay
More than two weeks after the gruesome crime was discovered, two men allegedly behind the killing of a car parts plant manager in a Pasig City motel remain at large.
By Maricar Cinco
A regional trial court in Cavite issued an arrest warrant on Tuesday against Ryan Dominguez and three others in connection with the murder of state witness Alfred Mendiola, the star witness against the car theft group, allegedly led by Dominguez’s elder brothers, Roger and Raymond Mendiola, and two others – Mark Herrera and Eriberto Jumaquio –were found dead in Barangay (village) Salawag in Dasmariñas City, Cavite on May 6.