A minor and his father were injured when they were hacked by the suspect identified by the police as Ismael Morong at Zone 12, Brgy. Bacuyangan, Hinoba-an, Negros Occidental Dec. 6.
Police investigations showed that victims Sonny Dantes and his son were on their way home, when they were followed and hacked by the suspect without any provocation.
Dantes suffered injuries in the head and neck, while the minor was injured in the nose, the police said, adding that Morong, 60, fled after the incident.
Morong and Dantes had a drinking spree before the incident./GPB
Drug suspect nabbed
Policemen arrested Ronaldo Ybanez Dec. 6 at the public market of Bago City in Negros Occidental, for violation of Republic Act 9165, or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.
The arrest of Ybanez during a buy-bust operation yielded 0.9 gram of suspected shabu, with a market value of P6,120, marked money of P500, and P172 in cash. — GB