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Suspect in slay of girl, 5, falls, says he was drunk during crime

/ 07:53 PM September 17, 2019

CITY OF SAN JOSE DEL MONTE, BULACAN–Police on Tuesday, Sept. 17, arrested the 24-year-old suspect in the killing of a 5-year-old girl at a village here.

Col. Orlando Castil, San Jose del Monte chief of police, said Eman Lambahon was wanted for the girl’s murder on a grassy vacant lot near the Quirino Highway on Sunday, Sept. 15.

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Investigators said Lambahon snatched the girl from her home at Barangay Sto. Cristo and took her near the national road where he hit her head with a hard object.

Lambahon immediately went into hiding but was arrested two days after in his friend’s house in this city.

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Castil said Lambahon, who is already detained at the city jail, told investigators that he was drunk when he committed the crime. Carmela Reyes-Estrope/tsb

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