1killed, 1 hurt as drinking spree turns bloody affair PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 13 December 2013 11:05

A 47-year-old man was killed while his drinking pal was wounded in a bolo attack at Sitio Pagsangan, Barangay Calabasa at dawn last Wednesday.

The fatality was identified as Nonito Bernardo y Javier, married. Wounded was Fernando Aragon y Orquijo, 52, married of the same place.

Bernardo sustained multiple hack wounds in the body and died on the spot, while Aragon was hacked in the right arm and was taken to the hospital.

Police tagged the attacker as Arnel Faustino y Mendoza, 38, married. He surrendered to the police after the incident.

A police report disclosed that the three were having a drinking spree. After consuming bottles of beer, they figured in a heated argument during which Faustino grabbed a bolo and attacked Bernardo and Aragon.

Faustino was detained at the Curuan Police Station pending the filing of charges against him in court. – Dan Toribio Jr.