MANILA – Three people were arrested after allegedly mauling a teenager to death in Urbiztondo, Pangasinan on Wednesday.
Justin Solomon, 16, was on his way to buy mobile prepaid load in Barangay Batangcaoa when he was beaten up by a group of teenagers, according to the victim's cousin.
Solomon's attackers, aged 19, 18 and 16, were immediately arrested after the incident. Two of them, being of legal age, are facing homicide charges.
Solomon's mother, Tessie, was shocked over his son's death, saying the latter rarely gets involved in trouble. – report from Melanie Heng, ABS-CBN News Dagupan