missing persons Philippines - updates

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Lorenzana slams communists' recruitment of minors

Aug 08, 2019 - 10:28 PM

The defense chief hits the communist rebellion for allegedly luring students into joining groups that incite them to fight the government

CONDEMNATION. Defense Sec. Delfin Lorenzana at a press conference in Camp Aguinaldo, Quezon City, on Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019. Photo by DARREN LANGIT

CIDG files kidnapping charges vs Anakbayan leaders over 'missing' teen

Aug 07, 2019 - 5:35 PM

Anakbayan leaders Vencer Crisostomo and Einstein Recedes are accused of kidnapping and other crimes after a 17-year-old recruit left home

PARENTS. Distressed parents of minors who joined leftist groups spoke at the Senate hearing of the committee on public order and dangerous drugs. Photo by Aika Rey/Rappler

Rescuers search for 5 missing tribe members in Camarines Sur

Jan 09, 2019 - 10:34 AM

(UPDATED) The missing Agta-Tabangnon members, aged 5 to 16, are from villages in Buhi town hit by landslides last week

LANDSLIDE. Heavy rains caused by Tropical Depressio USman caused landslides in Barangay Sta Cruz, Buhi town in Camarines Sur. At least 8 people were killed in the landslides in this village along Buhi Lake. Photo by Rhaydz B. Barcia/Rappler

17-year-old Ica Policarpio found in Laguna

Dec 24, 2017 - 9:48 AM

(UPDATED) 'We found Ica,' her sister Bea Policarpio said in a Facebook post at around 9:34 am on Christmas Eve, December 24

FOUND. The missing 17-year-old girl Ica Policarpio was found on Christmas Eve. Photo from Bea Policarpio

Missing teen ran away or was kidnapped – police

Dec 23, 2017 - 6:15 PM

Police say they've been getting reports that missing Ica Policarpio has been spotted in Novaliches and Lucban, Quezon

STILL MISSING. Police say reports have came saying she was spotted. Photo courtesy of the Policarpio family

Missing Grade 12 boy from Baguio found dead in a creek

Sep 07, 2017 - 3:01 PM

Vaughn Dicang went missing on September 1 The details of his case remain unclear

MINOR. Vaughn Dicang was 17 years old. Photo from Dicang's family