Lordei Camille Hina, a Political Science major in the University of the Philippines Diliman was stabbed above the left temple with an ice pick while alone inside one of Vinzons Hall’s offices.The Philippine Collegian whose office is also within the premises immediately tweeted about the incident last Wednesday.
The 20-year-old Hina is reportedly in critical condition and is confined at the Capitol Medical Center. Carlo Pecayo was arrested by UP Diliman authorities shortly after. Pecayo, a resident of Antipolo, Rizal had Hina’s possessions along with an ice pick at the time of arrest. Pecayo, however, denies stabbing the student.
Pecayo is now at Station 9 at the QC Police District and will be facing frustrated homicide and robbery charges.