Carpenter found dead in Irisan

BAGUIO CITY – The lifeless body of a 53-year old carpenter was found by his colleagues within the construction site of the Irisan National High School at barangay Irisan, here, Tuesday.

Senior Superintendent George D. Daskeo, City Director of the Baguio City Police Office, identified the victim as Dante Viernes Aquino, 53, married, carpenter, and a native of  Banding Pozzurobio Pangasinan who temporarily resides at Irisan, Baguio City.

Initial police investigation showed that his colleague was looking for a bottle of soft drinks within the construction site when he accidentally chanced upon the lifeless body of the victim with no upper clothings and with a towel wrapped on his waist while his pants were worn below his knees.

The body was immediately brought to the local funeral parlor for the conduct of the appropriate autopsy to ascertain the case of his death.

By Dexter A. See