P-Noy’s namesake-whose birthday was also on February 8-beaten to death in Pasig
Philstar.com reports that a man named Benigno Aquino-a driver who turned 42 on February 8 (the same birthday as the President Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino III)-"was on his way home with companion Sammy Ureg after celebrating his birthday when they were attacked by five men in Barangay Kapitolyo at around 1:40 a.m. on (February 9)."
Philstar.com reports that a man named - -
Aquino was declared dead on arrival at the Rizal Medical Center (RMC).
Philstar.com noted: "Senior Inspector Glenn Magsino, Pasig police investigation chief, said he was shocked upon receiving initial reports that a certain Benigno Aquino was killed and his body brought to the RMC."
The report further revealed: "City police chief Senior Superintendent Jesse Cardona said they have arrested Voltaire Panugot, 35; and Isagani Laurenciano, 34. Investigators said they admitted beating up the victim for thrills, but denied knowing the three other alleged attackers."
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