A man believed to be under the influence of liquor was arrested for hacking a driver in Sitio Dapatan, Brgy. Gupot, Manukan, Zamboanga Del Norte at about 5:30 PM on July 20, 2017.
The victim was identified as Jessie Glenn Suminguit Quirod, 39, of Brgy. Sto. Niño, Pagadian City and driver of ESR construction, while the suspect was identified as Rene Digamon Abrinica, 32, of Brgy. Linay, Manukan, Zamboanga del Norte. Investigation disclosed that the victim was having a conversation with his co-worker when the drunk suspect interrupted their talk. The victim tried to pacify the suspect but the victim took his scythe and hacked the victim on the different parts of his body. Quirod was brought to Manukan Medicare for treatment and was later discharged, while the suspect was brought to Manukan MPS for proper disposition.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9