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San Andres, Catanduanes, [11.17.17] – The leisure boxing sparring between the two minors has ended into  a tragic death of a 15 years old lad in San Andres town on Wednesday evening.

According to Police Senior Inspector Antonio Perez, Chief of Police of San Andres Municipal Police Station, the victim Jake Sorilla of Barangay Agojo and a student of San Andres Vocational School allegedly picked-up the pair of boxing gloves and asked  his friend to have  a sparring, while the practicing amateur boxers had paused for a rest.

While the boys are enjoying their boxing, the gloves was removed and the two had agreed  for a short  respite to relieve their exhaustion, but, Sorillo suddenly fell and collapsed.

He was rushed to a local hospital in San Andres, but was declared dead on arrival by the attending physician at 8:00 o’ clock Wednesday evening.

According to Doctor Ally Romano who attended Sorillo, a medical examination result revealed that the death was either caused by  thump  in the head or a heart disease.

A Certain Sadness. The grieving father sits beside the body of Sorilla who died in a leisure boxing sparring

A Certain Sadness. The grieving father, Bernardo Sorillo sits beside the body of  his son, Jake Sorillo who died in a leisure boxing sparring in San Andres Catanduanes Photo by Jingky Tabor.

Bernardo Sorillo had refused the conduct of an autopsy to determine the cause of death.

Meantime, Rodriguez is now under the custody of the San Andres Municipal Social Welfare Development Office for stress debriefing who lost appetite and is unable to sleep after the incident happened.

The victim and his friend were watching the local amateur boxers who are preparing tor the forthcoming town fiesta amateur boxing contest has tried to play boxing, the report ended.