The victim was identified as 63-year-old Balbino Sildora.Brothers Bonifacio, 26, and Rogelio, 23, Jorillo, who are Sildora’s neighbors, were tagged as the suspects.
According to SPO1 Jeremias Elardo of Badian Police Station, the three men were having a drinking spree a few meters from the victim’s house.
Around 11 p.m., Sildora went home. What he didn’t know was that the Jorillas had followed him.
“Wala man kuno ni sila’y dumot, mura’g tungod rani sa kahubog (There was no previous altercation. It must have been the booze),” Elardo said.
Sildora died on the spot, while the suspects fled.
At 5 a.m. yesterday, the Jorillos surrendered to the Badian Police Station.
A case of murder will be filed against them on Monday.
Sildora was reportedly convicted for homicide 20 years ago.
In another incident, Jason Argel, 26, will be charged with arson after he was arrested for allegedly setting fire to the house of his neighbor Jaime Arellano, 39.
The incident happened in Sitio Malapangi, Barangay Mabunao, Tabuelan, Cebu at 11 a.m. Thursday.
According to FO3 Dario Bravo of the Tabuelan Fire Station, Argel had a grudge against Arellano.
Published in the Sun.Star Cebu newspaper on September 08, 2012.