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Hong Kong Convicts 81 Filipinos in 2014 for Illegal Firearms

    Hong Kong authorities have arrested 81 Filipinos for bringing illegal firearms into the country in 2014. The Philippine Consulate General had to reiterate its warning against bringing restricted items, particularly devices which can stun, in hand-carried or checked-in luggage.   According to the consulate, 81 Filipino nationals were…





Cavite Chief of Police Gunned Down Responding to Call of Duty

          32-year-old Leo Angelo Cruz Llacer, the Senior Inspector of Cavite was gunned down on a call to duty for an indiscriminate firing of a gun report.    Senior Superintendent Jonnel C. Estomo, Cavite Police Provincial Office director, said the prime suspect in the shooting of…


American and Filipina girlfriend hog-tied and stabbed to death in Angeles City

ANGELES CITY, Philippines – 66-Year-Old Robin Potter and his live-in partner have been found dead in their Angeles City apartment. Police said the victims had been hog-tied and stabbed to death. The two had apparently been dead for about a week before their bodies were discovered.  The victim’s neighbors said they heard a thud coming…