Man hacked dead by nephew

A MAN was hacked to death by his nephew at his sister's house in Barangay Yubo, La Carlota City, Negros Occidental, Wednesday night, April 11.

Killed was Elorde Dionela, 54, a laborer.

Police records showed that suspect Ryan Ventura was under the influence of intoxicating liquor when he arrived home around 9 p.m.

He confronted his uncle when he saw the latter looking at him.

Armed with a bolo, Ventura attacked his uncle, hitting his left elbow.

Dionela was rushed to Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital in Bacolod City but was declared dead upon arrival.

The suspect fled but later surrendered to the authorities. He is detained at the police station. (GYM)
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