Drunk worker kills fellow laborer with shovel
LUCENA CITY — A 61-year-old construction worker was killed by a drunk fellow laborer in Lucban town, Quezon on Tuesday night.
Chief Insp. Bonna Obmerga, Lucban police chief, said in a report that Eugenio Sentilices was sitting on a chair inside the worker’s barracks when Marvin Lozano, 37, suddenly arrived and without any provocation, hit Sentilices’ head with a shovel.
The incident happened in First Ville Subdivision in Barangay Kilib at 8:50 p.m.
The bloodied victim was rushed by his fellow workers to the MMG Lucban Hospital but died along the way.
Police immediately arrested Lozano.
When asked for the motive in the killing, Obmerga said, “The suspect was just under the influence of liquor.” Delfin T. Mallari Jr. /lzb