Bar owner, waiter, minor held for mauling customers

October 08, 2018

BENGUET -- A bar owner, his waiter and a minor were arrested for mauling three customers at Wayans Bar, Western Buyagan, La Trinidad at around 12:50 a.m. on Sunday.

Responding police personnel arrested the suspects, identified as Verven Marcelo Bolona, 26, single, bar owner, of Western Buyagan, Poblacion, La Trinidad;  Griffin Kiff Willie Sobremonte, 20, single, waiter, of AE-160 Western Buyagan, La Trinidad; and JoMo, 16, out-of-school youth (not his real name), of MA-070, Puguis, La Trinidad.

The victims were identified as Carlo Bigo Olsim, 26, teacher, of Palmaville, Puguis, La Trinidad; Randy Bucaycay Dulo, 23, student, of Central Buguias; and Chester CariE-o Bigo, 21, single, student, of Poblacion Buguias.

Report said Carlo Olsim and his companion were about to go home when Griffin Kiff suddenly boxed Olsim for no apparent reason which caused him to fall down on the floor.

His companion, Dulo and Bigo, saw the incident and tried to help Olsim but the companions of the suspect aided one another in mauling the duo.

All victims were rushed to Benguet General Hospital while the suspects were nabbed by the police.

The minor suspect was referred to the Municipal Social Welfare Development Office (MSWDO).