Club comedian beaten up by Navy man PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 22 July 2014 14:03

A stand-up comedian of a local nightclub was beaten up by a navy enlisted man along Gov. Camins Avenue at dawn Monday.

The victim was identified as Justine Montero y Enero, 27, single, a native of Compostela Valley, Davao City.         Police said Montero was was attacked by Cpl. Rolen Cartagena, 33, a native of Iloilo City.

A police report disclosed that Montero was performing at Blue Diamond around 1 a.m.  when Cartagena who was a customer pulled out his .45 caliber pistol and hit it on the comedian’s head.

The report said the suspect threatened Montero  through this utterance, “babalikan naming kayo”.

The victim sustained injury in the head and was taken to a hospital for treatment.

The suspect was placed under police custody — Dan Toribio Jr.