Man killed, son hurt in bolo attack Print
Wednesday, 08 February 2012 13:35

A 40-year-old man was killed while his son was wounded in a bolo attack at Sitio Buenakapok, Lanzones last Sunday night.

Killed was Arnold Mira y Carpio, married. Wounded was Michael Vincent Mira y Arcillas, 17.

A police report disclosed that Mira and his son was attacked by Elmer Jalon, 33, single, a carpenter and Jonathan Napoleon, both of Curuan.

The report disclosed that Jalon and Napoleon figured in a heated argument with the elder Mira inside a videoke bar around 9 p.m.

Jalon and Napoleon left the place and while Mira and his son were walking on their way home, the two blocked their path and attacked them with a bolo.

Jalon and Napoleon stabbed Arnold and when Michael tried to stop the attack, he too was stabbed in the left part of the chest.

Arnold sustained multiple stab wounds in the body and died on the spot.

Recovered by the police from the suspects’ possession was the bolo used in the attack. — Dan Toribio Jr.