Principal goes berserk; Kills man, wounds wife PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 12 August 2015 10:51

by Richard Falcatan

A school principal was arrested after he went berserk killing a man and seriously wounding the latter’s wife in Isabela City, Basilan Monday night.

Police said Dominador Catapan, principal of Ubit Elementary School broke into the house of couple Arnulfo Enriquez and Norma Enriquez in Barangay Eastside around 8 p.m. and attacked them with a moro blade weapon called “pira”.

Arnulfo was killed on the spot, while his wife Norma was rushed to the hospital in serious condition.

Initial investigation conducted by the Isabela City police station disclosed that personal dispute was the motive behind the bloody incident.

Police have prepared murder and frustrated murder against Catapan.

Netizens expressed shock on the incident considering that the perpetrator of the crime is a school principal.

“You are to teach and not to kill,” said a man in his reaction to a facebook post on the Isabela City incident. — Richard Falcatan