BCPO still waiting for witnesses in minor slay-A A +A
Saturday, September 29, 2012
THE Bacolod City Police Office (BCPO) is still waiting for the appearance of the witnesses in killing a minor at Bonifacio Street last Wednesday, BCPO Police Superintendent Santiago Rapiz said Friday.
Police need witnesses to appear in Station 1 to determine the identity of the suspects who killed Michael Donesa, 13, resident of Hinigaran town, Negros Occidental.
Donesa, allegedly a solvent user, was found dead at Bonifacio Street along downtown area in Bacolod City with multiple stab wounds in different parts of his body.
Rapiz said witnesses claimed that at 12 midnight, someone called the victim to sleep but, after an hour, the victim was found dead and full of blood.
Investigation also revealed the suspects tried to clean the crime scene after the incident, as the victim was pulled about 30 steps away from where he was apparently killed.
(Merlinda A. Pedrosa)
Published in the Sun.Star Bacolod newspaper on September 29, 2012.