Sipalay City - updates

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8-year-old boy shoots father dead

Nov 21, 2019 - 4:52 PM

The father scolds his son whom he found him playing with their revolver. Moments later, the boy shoots his father with the weapon.

Lightning strike kills 6 in Negros Occidental

Apr 18, 2018 - 6:05 PM

Four of the fatalities are siblings, aged 9 to 12

STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. Two of the 6 fatalities in the lightning strike in Sipalay City, Negros Occidental, on April 18, 2018. Photo courtesy of Sipalay City Police Station

Fisherman adrift at sea for 12 days rescued in Negros Occidental

Oct 24, 2017 - 4:31 PM

(UPDATED) The 65-year-old fisherman from Palawan held on to his capsized pump boat and only drank sea water for 12 days until he was rescued, says Sipalay City Councilor Dionilo Bogtae

RESCUED. Orlando Warizal, a 65-year-old fisherman from Palawan, receives first aid after being rescued by local fishermen in Sipalay City, Negros Occidental. Photo courtesy of Edmund Tanjusay LiganÂ

Tourist baby drowns in Negros Occidental a day before his birthday

Oct 23, 2015 - 9:30 PM

The family of Iadin Paña was visiting from Davao City to celebrate the young boy s first birthday