In Novaliches, an elderly man was spotted with cuts and bruises on his face. Netizens were fuming fumed over the bystanders who alleged assaulted the elderly man.
According to a Facebook user named Anthony Enriquez, he and his companion came across the wounded Tatay Pranie along a narrow street. His face was bruised and his feet were injured.
The netizen shared that Tatay Pranie could barely answer their questions, particularly where he lives. Apparently, he’s from Monumento. They also aim to get a hold of the elderly man’s relatives through their viral Facebook post.
A woman could be heard saying:
“Kung sino po ‘yung nakakakilala kay tatay, andito po siya Novaliches, [sa] Barangay Sta. Lucia. Dito po namin siya nakita. Kung kilala niyo po siya, PM (private message) niyo lang po ako.”
As of press writing, the post has already amassed around 13,000 mixed reactions and nearly 31,000 shares on Facebook. Various netizens expressed their anger about the culprits who made Tatay Pranie suffer. One netizen said that it broke his heart to see the elderly man suffer as he loves his parents deeply.
Another netizen suggested to take Tatay Pranie to the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) who could help locate the elderly man’s relatives.
See how other netizens reacted to this incident below.
Watch Tatay Pranie’s video below.
bakas sa mukha ni tatay ang mga galos ng pambubogbog ng mga tambay daw napag tripan cya . nadaanan nmin sa eskinita , nakagapang kc d makatayo , namamaga yung paa nya at my sugat sa talampakan . bugbog sarado din ang kanyang mukha , sbi nya taga Monumento cya . tatay Pranie name nya , binigyan nya kami ng telephone # , tinawagan ko pro ‘is not in service ‘ . pinakain na lng namin at inihatid sa Bgy hall ng Sta Lucia novaliches . d na cya matinong sumagot at apektado ang kanyang utak . kung kilala nyo cya , nandito lng cya sa bgy hall . please huwag kalimutang e share pra makita ng family nya 😰😰😰 ..©️ a . song *
Posted by Anthony Enriquez on Tuesday, April 3, 2018
What a heartbreaking story. Hopefully, justice is swiftly served and the people who hurt Tatay Pranie are made to pay for their sins. Violence towards the elderly is deplorable and those who take advantage of the frailties of old age should be ashamed of themselves.
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