Man strikes live-in partner with baton PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 20 November 2018 14:54

A man was placed behind bars after he allegedly struck his live-in-partner with a baton in Purok 8, Tugbungan last Sunday.

The victim, a 30-year-old woman,  filed a complaint at the Tetuan Police Station against her live-in-partner identified as Edwin Catubay y Patiluna, 42.

Catubay reportedly struck his partner with a wooden baton, resulting to injuries.

Policemen of the Tugbungan Community Police Action Center conducted a follow-up operation and arrested Catubay.

Catubay was taken to the Tetuan Police Station where he was detained.

Police are waiting for the decision of the victim whether to pursue the case or not in court. (Dan Toribio)