A farmer was arrested by Sergio Osmena MPS personnel after he hacked a 19-year old lesbian following a heated argument in Sitio Tribal, Biayon, Sergio Osmeña, Zamboanga Del Norte at about 6:00 PM on October 4, 2017. The victim identified as Anahaw L Ombrero, 19, was hacked by Francis V Abines, 28, both of whom are from Dapitan City.
Accordingly, suspect was in a drinking session with friends at the house of a certain Eliezer Tumapat, when the suspect and the house owner got embroiled in an argument. A few minutes later, witnesses saw Eliezer and Francis went outside the house with the latter already armed with bolo. Francis tried to hack Eliezer but it hit the Anahaw who was about to pacify the duo. The victim sustained hack wounds to her right arm and left knee. The suspect is presently detained at said police station for proper disposition.
A hacking incident also transpired in Purok Rose, Barangay Limason, Vincenzo Sagun, Zamboanga Del Sur at about 11:43 AM on October 3, 2017, wherein the victim identified as Robert Mercado, 43, resident of same place, was hacked by Randy Dumpoc. Investigation disclosed that the victim and the suspect, along with other companions, were having a drinking session at the copra kiln located in said area. As the group was drinking, they were also playing cards. A heated discussion later ensued between them wherein the victim allegedly threw the playing cards outside the establishment. With this, the suspect got angry and hacked the victim several times. Robert sustained multiple hack wounds to the different parts of his body and was brought by his relatives to a government hospital for treatment. On the other hand, the suspect fled on foot towards the nearby mangrove areas. The suspect surrendered to his uncle in Barangay Waling-Waling, of said municipality, and was subsequently turned-over to the responding PNP personnel of V. Sagun MPS at around 3:00 pm of same date.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9