An intention of becoming intoxicated over a short period of time, profound harm was inflicted by an elected village councilor to his fellow barangay kagawad instead. 


stabbing-incident-1Legazpi City, [01.09.19] A police report from Lupi Municipal Police Station say that a stabbing incident on Tuesday evening has led to the death of 45 years old elected village councilor in Barangay Sagrada, Lupi, Camarines Sur.

The victim was identified as Ronilo Rañola y Abejera, 45 years old married while the suspect is Juan Bustillos, a fellow incumbent Barangay Kagawad of Barangay Haguimit, Lupi town.

Bustillos remains at-large and his whereabouts is under police surveillance.

A statement from Lorena Rañola y Alaurin, the victim’s wife, the incident transpired inside the residence of a certain “Boyet” in Barangay Sagrada at around 9:00 o’ clock n the evening of January 8, 2019.

The victim and the suspect together with some acquaintances were both around and having their binge drinking when a bitter disagreement between Bustillos and Rañola ensued.

Their arguments have ended into a stabbing.

Rañola who was mortally wounded has died at the Ragay District Hospital.