THE Bohol board member, who allegedly kidnapped and killed his wife, a town mayor, will be charged with parricide and not murder, according to Regional Intelligence Division (RID)-Central Visayas Chief Jonathan Cabal.
Bohol Board Member Niño Rey Boniel allegedly kidnapped and shot his wife, Bien Unido Mayor Gisela Bendong-Boniel, and threw her body into the sea.
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Nino Rey will also be charged with serious illegal detention and kidnapping.
The parricide case will be filed in Lapu-Lapu Regional Trial Court, since the victim was shot in Lapu-Lapu City, while the serious illegal detention and kidnapping charges will be filed in Tagbilaran Regional Trial Court in Tagbilaran, Bohol, where the mayor and her friend, Angela Leyson, were held.