BACOLOD CITY: Personnel at the EB Magalona Police Station in Negros Occidental are in hot water after Regional Director Joseph Celis of the National Police Commission (Napolcom), during a surprise inspection on Friday night, May 14, caught them sleeping while on duty.

EB Magalona Mayor Marvin Malacon confirmed that Police Lt. John Paul Tabujara, the designated officer in charge of the police station, was sacked as a result.

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