Ex-ambassador’s son beaten up in QC bar
Reinir Padua (The Philippine Star) - February 21, 2014 - 12:00am

MANILA, Philippines - The son and namesake of former ambassador Macabangkit Lanto was beaten up at a bar in Quezon City before dawn yesterday.

Macabangkit Lanto Jr., 28, reportedly remains in the hospital due to injuries he sustained, said Senior Police Officer 4 John Sales.

The victim sustained injuries in the face when he was hit with a bottle.

Police officers arrested Rommel Jay Juan, 20, after the victim identified him as one of those who attacked him in a bar along Tomas Morato Avenue at past 4 a.m. yesterday.

Sales said the victim’s group and that of Juan figured in a brawl while drinking liquor at the bar. It was not clear how the fight started.                                         

 

BAR INJURIES JOHN SALES MACABANGKIT LANTO MACABANGKIT LANTO JR. QUEZON CITY ROMMEL JAY JUAN SENIOR POLICE OFFICER TOMAS MORATO AVENUE VICTIM
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