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‘Deranged’ man runs amok in Tarlac City; beheads villager

An apparently deranged man, who ran amok in this city around noontime on Tuesday (Feb. 1), beheaded another villager, police said.

TARLAC CITY — An apparently deranged man, who ran amok in this city around noontime on Tuesday (Feb. 1), beheaded another villager, police said.

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The suspect, who was identified as Rommel Apolinario, 42, used a bolo to decapitate victim Vivencio Colipano, 45.

Investigators said Colipano was just passing by the suspect’s house on board a tricycle when the latter suddenly attacked him.

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Apolinario then carried the victim’s head some 100 meters away from the body and left it in the middle of the road, police said.

A responding policeman shot the suspect in the leg when the latter also tried to attack him.

The suspect was taken to Tarlac Provincial Hospital, police said. INQ

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