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10 Shih Tzus dead in Bacolod City fire

/ 12:13 PM October 15, 2021

BACOLOD CITY––Ten Shih Tzus, including four puppies, died Thursday, Oct. 14, in a fire that hit a room of a building in Bacolod City.

Only two Shih Tzus named Peachy and Cotton survived.

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Chief Inspector Rodel Legaspi, city fire marshal, said they received the fire alarm at 11:57 a.m. and placed it under control at 12:06 p.m.

The fire, which began in the bedroom of spouses Noel and Jane Chu on the third floor, was believed to be “electrical in nature.”

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“The owner informed us that there was an electrical outlet in the room that had experienced a short circuit before,” Legaspi said.

The damage was initially placed at P100,000.

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