A video went viral on social media wherein a helpless tricycle driver was being beaten by 4 other men in Sitio Batasin public market in Taytay, Rizal because of a double parking mishap.
The video was taken by the wife of the tricycle driver recognized as Cita Martillano, she was one of the passengers of her husband together with their two child.
During the radio program of Raffy Tulfo, the wife and the alleged troublemakers were invited for an interview and to hear and clarify the issues of both sides.
Rolando Martillano, husband, was said to have been on the wrong side of the road with double parking that resulted in a heated argument with another motorist that aggressively confronted the tricycle driver.
However, the man in the white shirt quickly hit Rolando in the back that caused the commotion of a 1 against 4 brawl. The poor tricycle driver ended up vomiting blood and lost consciousness as he was rushed to the hospital.
The suspects were identified as Larry Timbang, Reynan Timbang, Medilon Timbang and Jonathan Yabres.
The said brawl caused serious emotional damage to Martillano’s children, as seen in the video they were crying and wanting to help their father. Also, due to the fact that one of the agitators tried to lift the tricycle where the two children were still on-board.
The perpetrators admit that they may have been a little bit drunk but still defending that Rolando was the one who attacked first.
In the end, the family of Matrillano filed a case of child abuse against the 4 men for causing trauma to their children and multiple physical injuries.
Watch the video below:
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