The 53-year-old resident Romel Riofrerwas arrested on the strength of an arrest warrant around 10 a.m. on March 4, apolice report showed. BACOLOD City – A murder suspect, who hadbeen hiding from the police for about 14 years, was nabbed in Barangay SanFernando, Talisay City, Negros Occidental. Judge Reynaldo Alon of the RegionalTrial Court Branch 40 in Silay City issued the warrant. Riofrer was detained in the lockup cellof the Talisay City police station. No bail bond was recommended for histemporary liberty./PN
Robbie McNamara is reported to “very stable” after undergoing spinal surgery at the Mater Hospital in Dublin on Saturday. Dr Adrian McGoldrick, chief medical advisor for the Irish Turf Club, said: “Robbie has multiple fractures, abdominal bleeding and a collapsed lung. “He had spinal surgery this morning and is in the high dependency unit at Mater (Hospital), but he is very stable. “We will hopefully have more news on Sunday. He is certainly in a lot better place than he was last night.” The jockey was due to partner last year’s Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Lord Windermere in the Crabbie’s Grand National at Aintree, but suffered multiple injuries after coming to grief in a fall at Wexford. He was initially taken to Wexford General Hospital, before being transferred on Friday night. Press Association
Michael O’Reilly has been given a bye into the final after his opponent withdrew due to injury which means the Laois man is guaranteed a silver medal.Another medal has been added on the Badminton courtChloe and Sam Magee have guaranteed at least bronze in the Mixed Doubles winning their Quarter-final against Poland this morning.Unfortunately Scott Evans lost his quarter final. That means the Wicklow athlete has guaranteed a silver medal at the very least.The Olympic champion fights for Gold on Sunday at two o’clock.Sean McComb has lost his semi final against his Azerbaijani opponent so the 22 year old has to be happy with a bronze medal.