AN employee of National Police Commission (Napolcom) and part-time college professor was arrested by police for mauling his student inside a resort before dawn yesterday in Malabon City.
Malabon police chief P/Col. Jessie Tamayao said Enrick Fuentes, 35, part-time professor of Philippine College of Health and Sciences Inc. and resident of 349 Mata St. Tondo, Manila was arrested by responding personnel of Police Community Precinct (PCP) 5 after a fellow student sought police assistance.
Case investigator P/MSgt. Julius Mabasa said the incident happened at around 2:15 a.m. inside RC Resort located at Road 27, M. Sioson St. Bgy. Dampalit while the victim, identified as Reggie Pichay, 25, Criminology student and resident of 1605 O’este Alvarez St., Tondo, Manila, along with his classmates, professors and their Dean were having a team building at the resort.
Witness Jay-M Diaz, 21 of Malate Manila said the suspect, for no apparent reason, suddenly punched Pichay in the face, hitting his lips, slapped his face and banged his head on the ground.
Diaz said he and his fellow criminology students tried to pacify their professor but the latter turned his ire on them and kicked them prompting them to seek police assistance.