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80-year-old vendor nabbed for slay of parking boy in Marikina

An 80-year-old man was arrested as a suspect in the death of a parking boy in Marikina City.

According to a report by Emil Sumangil on "24 Oras," Reynerio del Rosario had been hiding for a year before he was tracked to Nueva Ecija. Police said Del Rosario killed the victim for allegedly bullying him.


“Napag-alaman nila na ito ay merong relatives somewhere in Nueva Ecija,” said Police Brigadier General Wilson Asueta, Eastern Police District Director.

(We learned the suspect has relatives somewhere in Nueva Ecija.)

A team from the Marikina PNP traveled to the province where they caught the suspect at a parking lot outside a commercial establishment. Police served the arrest warrant to del Rosario who surrendered without incident.

The senior citizen is facing murder charges and is currently detained at the Marikina Police Station.—Sherylin Untalan/RF, GMA Integrated News