Man stabbed, beheaded by drinking buddies

By Joy Montero, ABS-CBN News Central Visayas

Posted at May 27 2014 05:00 PM | Updated as of May 28 2014 01:00 AM

CEBU -- Lapu-Lapu City police are looking for two men suspected of stabbing and beheading their drinking companion Monday evening at Sitio Kalubihan, Barangay Maribago, Lapu-Lapu City.

The suspects were identified as Russell Colocada and his stepbrother, Jun Jun Nadela.

The victim, Florencio Lobo, was having a drinking session with the two suspects and two other neighbors.

According to the victim's wife, Apolinaria, she went to fetch her husband at around 11 p.m.

She added that there was no verbal or heated arguments that transpired as she was waiting for his husband to go home.

Apolinaria said the men were talking about the number of snakes they have killed.

She then saw Colocada take a bolo from his house and stab her husband.

Apolinaria ran and went to the barangay hall and Marigondon police station to ask for help.

The suspects immediately fled the scene when the police arrived.

Investigation on the incident is ongoing.