Man Found Dead

A man who earlier created alarm and scandal in a benefit dance was found dead in Purok Carmen, Barangay Miranda, Pontevedra town in Negros Occidental around 10:30 p.m. Sunday.

Pontevedra police authorities identified the victim as Benjie Gapulan Bautista, 27, single, of Purok Malinong in the barangay.

The victim was found along the pathway of Purok Carmen by Johanie Pamposa Gicangao, 27, married, female, of the place.

It was reported that his friend Roderick Villaspin has sent him near his house.

The victim was brought to Valladolid District Hospital, but was declared dead on arrival.

Police is still investigating the incident to determine the motive and identity of the suspect/s for their arrest.* (CMG)