A hacking incident transpired in Zone 5A, Barangay Cawit, Zamboanga City at about 9:10 PM on May 6, 2017. The victim was identified as Orlando Alvarez y Teofilo, 55, resident of said place.
He sustained a hack wound to his left arm and right ear. Ayala Police Station conducted a follow-up operation that led to the arrest of the suspect identified as Jerry Alba y Daquel, 28. Investigation revealed that the two involved along with four other companions were having a drinking spree at the compound of the suspect when Jerry and his father figured out in a heated argument that eventually led to a fist fight. The suspect was able to get a bolo and tried to hack his father. The victim intervened and tried to pacify the situation but he was the one hit by the bolo. Alba is temporarily detained at said police station while waiting for the filing of appropriate charges in court.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9