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Thursday, 30 August 2018 14:38


A barangay tanod was hacked after accidentally pointing his flashlight at a man in Purok Dumagok, Malongon, Malangas, Zamboanga Sibugay last Tuesday.

A Police Regional Office-9 report identified the victim as Mody Manta Ruste, 39 years old, a barangay tanod.

Investigation disclosed that Ruste was on his way home when he accidentally pointed his flashlight in the face of the suspect who was then aboard his motorcycle.

The suspect reportedly got angry and hacked the victim in the neck.

The tanod was brought to a local hospital for treatment.

The suspect fled to an unknown direction after the incident.  Police, meanwhile, have conducted pursuit operations.  (Ely Dumaboc)