Minor hacked by security guard dies

Posted at 04/25/2014 9:55 AM

COTABATO CITY – A 17-year-old teen identified as “Kulot” died a day after being hacked by a security guard in North Cotabato.

Kidapawan Police already identified the security guard as Jansel Galo, who caught “Kulot” stealing some materials and various pipes in an establishment being constructed inside Galang Subdivision, Ninoy Aquino Avenue, Kidapawan City.

According to the report, the teen tried to fight back at the security guard by throwing stones.

Kulot's body was already claimed by his family and taken to their residence in a village in Kidapawan city.

Authorities said “Kulot” had already been caught stealing more than six times but was always released because no one filed a case against .

Galo, the security guard who hacked Kulot is now under the custody of the Kidapawan City PNP