A MEMBER of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (LGBTQ) community was robbed and killed by two male minors in Zamboanga City.
Police identified the victim as Arnel Fabian, of Bgy. Divisoria in Zamboanga City.
Fabian succumbed to ten stab wounds.
Police arrested in a follow operation alias “Tony” and alias “Val,” both 17-years-old.
The young suspects were the ones caught on CCTV stealing the victim’s motorcycle.
Also found missing in the victim’s house were some important items.
Probers said one of the suspects’ admitted to the crime and pointed to authorities the location of the stolen motorbike.
Edilyn Bernardo, the victim’s sister, told police that her brother was a very friendly and jolly person.
“Masayahin po s’ya at pala-kaibigan. Mahilig sa mga lakad. Hindi po namin inakala na mangyayari ito sa kanya,” the sister, who was crying for justice, told police.