Farmer falls from cliff, dies

-A A +A

Saturday, April 19, 2014

A FARMER was found dead at sitio Tabangawon, Barangay Tambobong, Baguio District Friday morning.

The victim was identified as Elmer Apat Ali, 31, of the same place.

Initial investigation conducted by Senior Police Officer 1 (SPO1) Jevie Calagui of Baguio police showed that at 8 a.m. on April 17, Ali went to the durian farm of Frederick Dahan where he worked as a watchman.


Ali fell into a seven feet high cliff and drowned in the river in the area.

Ali's cousin, Pepeng Dahan saw the victim's body and called the attention of barangay kagawad Cesar Maliano who reported the incident to Baguio police.

The body of the victim was brought to St. Peter Chapel in Calinan. (MDC)

Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on April 20, 2014.

Local news

DISCLAIMER: Sun.Star website welcomes friendly debate, but comments posted on this site do not necessary reflect the views of the Sun.Star management and its affiliates. Sun.Star reserves the right to delete, reproduce or modify comments posted here without notice. Posts that are inappropriate will automatically be deleted.

Forum rules: Do not use obscenity. Some words have been banned. Stick to the topic. Do not veer away from the discussion. Be coherent and respectful. Do not shout or use CAPITAL LETTERS!
Marginal Lives

Today's front page

Sun.Star Davao's front page for January 27, 2015

Other front pages

Sun.Star Jobs
  • ePaper
  • goodearth
  • Filipino Abroad
  • Obituary
  • Pnoy
  • SunStar Celebrity
  • Technology
  • Sunstar Multimedia
  • Pacman blog
  • Festivals
  • Sinulog
  • Calamity Report
  • Habemus Papam
  • Philippine Polls
  • tell it to sunstar
  • Sun.Star Zup!