My Google Page Rank

Newly promoted cop dies of electrocution


A newly promoted policeman died after he was accidentally electrocuted while on top of their roof in Kalayaan Subdivision, Sitio Luyahan, Barangay Pasonanca, this city, last Saturday.

Zamboanga City Police Office (ZCPO) spokesperson, Inspector Edwin Duco identified the fatality as SPO2 Edwin Nono, 43, assigned with the Pre-Charge Section at the local police headquarters, and a resident of Luyahan, Pasonanca.

Duco said the police was rushed to West Metro Medical Center but was pronounced dead by the attending physician.

Investigation conducted by Police Station 7 investigator-on-case, PO1 Ferdimar Araneta showed that at about 4:50 p.m. of Saturday, the victim was fixing electrical wirings on the rooftop of their house when a livewire accidentally got in contact with their roof, electrocuting the cop.

The cadaver was brought to St. Peter Funeral Homes for the post mortem examination. (Eugene A. Lasprilla)

Related news items:
Newer news items:
Older news items:

Add comment

Security code