Category: Local News

Son of former Maasin City mayor nabbed in Cebu drug bust; Alcover files 4 charges vs. Tomas; Lapu-Lapu puts up jobs program for drug users–Cebu News Digest for August 25, 2016.

This is the roundup of stories and columns that came out in local publications today, August 25, 2016. NEW TUNE. Roderic Espina, who reportedly bragged to hotel staff of his connection to Kerwin Espinosa, cries and cites marital differences as his reason for staying in a pension inn, where he was arrested for drugs. (Photo…

Inquirer.net Mention of friendship with drug lord leads to raid in CebuInquirer.netCEBU CITY—Mere mention of friendship with suspected drug lord Rolando “Kerwin” Espinosa Jr. can get you in trouble. The only child of the late Mayor Edgarino Espina, of Maasin City in Southern Leyte, was arrested following an operation that was …Son of Leyte ex-mayor arrested…