A man was arrested for hacking to death a 25-year old man in Sitio Entrada, Manga Bolong, Barangay Bolong, Zamboanga City at about 4:40 PM on August 20, 2017. The victim was identified as Roland Isidro Garcia, resident of said place, while the suspect was Jovin Noyat Salvador, 27, another local resident.
The victim sustained multiple hack wounds to the different parts of his body that caused his instantaneous death. The suspect is temporarily detained at Zamboanga City Police Station 3 for proper disposition. The motive of the incident is personal grudge.
The suspect of a hacking incident in Barangay Disakan, Manukan, Zamboanga Del Norte was arrested at about 9:00 AM on August 19, 2017. The victim was identified as Roderick Ansali Tagat, 25, was allegedly hacked by Elfredo Abing Lunas, 23. Investigation disclosed that the victim was having a drinking session with his cousin at the residence of the suspect when a heated argument ensued that resulted in the said incident. The victim sustained several hacked wounds to the different parts of his body and was rushed to a hospital in Dipolog City for treatment. The suspect is temporarily detained at Manukan MPS for proper disposition.
A man was arrested after he hacked a 15-year old man in Barangay Maasin, Zamboanga City at about 5:50 PM on August 20, 2017. Rolando Alimbollo Itac, 41, resident of said place, allegedly hacked “Cris”, 15. Initial investigation disclosed that the victim was asked by his grandmother to look for his grandfather who was buying water near the house of the suspect. Upon reaching the said house, when “Cris” asked Rolando the whereabouts of his grandfather, the suspect got irked and told the victim not to pass by his house or he will cut-off his head. The minor was shocked and was hacked by the suspect targeting his head, but it was blocked by his left hand. The victim sustained a lone hack wound to his left hand and was rushed to a government hospital for medical attention. The suspect is presently detained at Zamboanga City Police Station 8 for proper disposition.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9