Farm caretaker hacked dead

  • Written by Jojo C. Magsombol
  • Published in Provincial
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MATAAS Na Kahoy, Batangas -- A 66-year-old farm watchman was found dead by a local resident slumped on the dirt in Bgy. Santol, Mataas Na Kahoy, here, the other day.

Case investigator PO2 Homer A. Caringal, of the Mataas Na Kahoy Municipal Police Station, identified the victim as Ernesto Quine Buensalida, single, farm custodian, a native of Ragay, Camarines Sur.

The incident was reported to the police by a concerned citizen at 1:45 p.m.

Caringal learned that the victim, who sustained multiple hack wounds in the body, was discovered by a resident lying near his house in the farm.

The victim’s body was brought to Funeraria Azeta in San Jose town for autopsy.