The mother and father of Carl Angelo Arnaiz are nonetheless in shock over his death as a result of they discover it unthinkable that their sensible, kind-hearted son might be concerned in robbing a taxi driver.
Based on the affidavit executed by members of the Caloocan City police who shot Arnaiz useless, the 19-year-old former Interior Design scholar from the UP College of Home Economics robbed a taxi driver alongside C-Three street final August 18, took the motive force’s pockets and fled the scene.
The police stated they noticed Arnaiz whereas they had been patrolling the realm. When they accosted him, he allegedly opened hearth on them, prompting them to fireplace again.
Aside from the taxi driver’s pockets, the police claimed in addition they noticed marijuana and shabu amongst Arnaiz’s belongings.
Yet a tour of the Arnaiz’s humble home in Cainta, Rizal, the place was final seen confirmed he was an achiever who wished a higher life for him and his household.
Kabataan party-list Rep. Sarah Elago posted snapshots from the Arnaiz’s home throughout her go to Monday (September four). Among the objects she took a photograph of had been the assorted medals bagged at school, the primary honors plaque given to him in elementary college, and the objects he offered within the small sari-sari retailer he tended.
Quoting Arnaiz’s uncle, Elago stated needed to cease education on the University of the Philippines Diliman resulting from lack of funds.
“Sabi ng tito niya, gusto niyang makatulong muna sa pamilya dahil hirap rin sila sa buhay. Kung nakahanap lang raw siya ng ‘magsponsor,’” she stated.
Autopsy by the Public Attorney’s Office confirmed that Arnaiz bore handcuff marks and his eyes had been swollen. He additionally appeared to have been kneeling when he was shot within the chest a number of instances.
Arnaiz’s death got here simply two days after 17-year outdated Kian Loyd Delos Santos was shot by the police in anti-drug operations, additionally in Caloocan City.
Elago stated Arnaiz’s killing confirmed it’s not sufficient to carry the policemen concerned accountable.
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