Man hacked dead by drinking buddy PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 25 August 2015 14:19

A 55-year-old man was hacked dead by his drinking pal in Zambowood last Sunday afternoon.

Chief Insp. Arlan Delumpines, Divisoria Police Station chief, identified the fatality as Nestor Co Casia, a widow. He sustained three hack wounds in the body and died on the spot.

Delumpines said Casia was hacked by Arnold Lorenzo Barrio, 19.

Initial investigation disclosed that around 3:30 p.m. Barrio and Casia were drinking spree together and after several bottles they engaged in a heated argument.

Amid their argument, Barro pulled out a bolo and hacked Casia three times. He fell dead on the ground.

Barro was arrested and was detained at Divisoria Police Station pending the filing of charges in court. — Dan Toribio