Watch out for fake peso bills, PRO-6 warns public

first_imgPrior to his arrest, policeinvestigators said De la Torre bought several sticks of cigarettes and a bottleof liquor at a sari-sari store in the said village. The PRO-6 encourages reporting similarincidents to help them catch those who are circulating these counterfeits. (With a report fromRPIO-Visayas/PN) The store owner did not notice thatwas handed to him was counterfeit money. The suspect even got P205 change forthe items. The assistance of barangay officialsof Barangay San Isidro was sought to track down Dela Torre.  The suspectwas caught with 54 pieces of fake P500 bills in his possession. He was detainedin the lockup cell of Police Station 3. ILOILO City – Beware of counterfeit peso bills circulating in public marketsand malls, the Police Regional Office (PRO) 6 warned thepublic on Thursday. A few hours later, Dela Torre wentback to the same store and bought several sticks of cigarettes, a bottle ofliquor and ice cubes using a fake P500 bill anew.center_img This after authorities confiscatedmore than 50 pieces of fake P500 bills from a man in Barangay San Isidro, Jarodistrict. The suspect was identified as 20-year-oldEdmond dela Torre. He was nabbed for illegal possession and use of falsetreasury or bank notes on Nov. 4. But during the inventory, the storeowner suspected that the two P500 bills were fake. Photo by IAN PAUL CORDERO/PNlast_img read more

Upperchurch-Drombane reach Munster junior hurling final

first_imgThe Mid Tipp club defeated Murroe-Boher of Limerick 1-12 to 2-8 in the penultimate stage of the competition.Martin Bourke watched the match for Tipp FM Sport – he says TJ Butler’s goal proved to be particularly important as regards deciding the outcome of the match.last_img

MURDER ACCUSED DWYER WORKED AT LETTERKENNY HOSPITAL, COURT HEARS

first_imgThe man accused of murdering childcare assistant Elaine O’Hara worked at Letterkenny hospital throughout 2012.Murder accused Graham Dwyer.Graham Dwyer, 42, is accused of murdering the 36 year old woman for his own sexual gratification.A court heard yesterday how architect O’Dwyer worked at the Letterkenny hospital in 2012 but gave no details of his role or where he stayed during his period in Co Donegal. Evidence revealed how Dwyer has a son who now lives in Ballyshannon and how the pair met in Bundoran while he was working here.Mr Dwyer (42), of Kerrymount Close, Foxrock, is pleading not guilty to the murder of Ms O’Hara (36) at Killakee, Rathfarnham on August 22, 2012.Ms O’Hara, from Killiney, was last seen alive near Shanganagh Cemetery in Shankill that day.Her remains were found by a dog walker in undergrowth in the Dublin mountains on September 13, 2013. The prosecution maintains Mr Dwyer killed her for his own sexual gratification.The trial has been ongoing for a number of weeks and is expected to last some considerable time. MURDER ACCUSED DWYER WORKED AT LETTERKENNY HOSPITAL, COURT HEARS was last modified: February 21st, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:donegalElaine O’HaraGarham Dwyermurder accusedlast_img read more