Woman hacked dead by drunk nephew

A 53-YEAR-OLD woman was killed when he was hacked by his nephew who was believed to be under the influence of liquor on Sunday afternoon in Zamboanga del Sur.

The victim who died on the spot due to hack wound in her neck was identified as Emelly Mejorada Madula, married, vendor and resident of Purok Gemilina, Barangay Upper Bag-Ong, Tudela, Josefina, Zamboanga del Sur.

Police are now conducting manhunt operation against the suspect identified as Rodolfo Madula Jr. 43, married, farmer and also resident of the said Barangay.

Reports reaching Camp Crame showed that the incident occurred at around 5:40 pm inside the victim’s house.

Initial investigation showed that the victim was inside their house when suddenly the suspect arrived and for unknown reason hacked the victim in her neck.

After the incident the suspect fled towards an  unknown direction while the victim died on the spot.

Authorities are now conducting follow-up investigation to determine the motive of the incident and arrest the suspect as soon as possible.