A 56-year old man was arrested after hacking his own son at the height of their altercation in Brgy. Suguilon, Siayan, Zamboanga Del Norte at about 4:00 PM on October 8, 2017. The victim identified as Rico L Bulay-Og Jr., 20, was stabbed by his father, Dominguez Bulay-Og Sr., farmers.
Both are resident of said place. Investigation disclosed that prior to the incident, the victim and the suspect had a heated argument that made the suspect lose his temper and stab the victim’s stomach with a bolo. Rico was brought to a government hospital in Sindangan for further medication, while his father is presently detained at said police station for proper disposition.
A 43-year old man was arrested for hacking a passerby in Barangay Oyan, Sibutad, Zamboanga Del Norte at about 6:00 PM on October 8, 2017. The victim identified as Ramil B Mendez, 34, was hacked by Dindo Araw Gonzales. Both are local residents. Investigation disclosed that prior to the incident, the suspect together with friends were having a drinking session in a nearby store. After a while, the victim passed by where the drinking session was held. Ramil was called by the suspect to stop and subsequently hacked his right shoulder. The victim was brought to a hospital in Dapitan City for medication while the suspect is presently detained at said police station.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9