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PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES, plaintiff -appellee, vs. JOEL AQUINO y CENDANA @ "AKONG," accused-appellant G.R. No. 201092 January 15, 2014 Facts: The case at bar is an appeal from a Decision of the Court of Appeals convicting appellant Joel Aquino y Cendana alias Akong for the felony of Murder under Article 248 of the Revised Penal Code and for the crime of violation of Republic Act No. 6539 otherwise known as the Anti- Camapping Act of 1972. On the 6th day of September, 2002, in San Jose del Monte City, province of Bulacan, Philippines, the above-named accused, armed with an ice pick and with intent to kill one Jesus O. Lita feloniously stab with the said ice pick the said Jesus O. Lita, hitting him on the different parts of his body, thereby inflicting upon him mortal wounds which directly caused his death. On the other hand, the accused with intent to gain and without the knowledge and consent of the owner thereof, steal one (1) tricycle with Plate No. TP-9198 valued atP 120,500.00, belonging to Jesus Lita and Sisinio Contridas. During arraignment, appellant pleaded "not guilty" to both charges. As indicated in the Appellee’s Brief, that on September 5, 2005, at around 8:30 in the evening, the victim Jesus Lita accompanied by his ten-year old son, Jefferson, went out aboard the former’s black Kawasaki tricycle. Upon reaching San Jose del Monte Elementary School, appellant Joel Aquino together with Noynoy Almoguera a.k.a. Negro, Rodnal, Bing, John Doe and Peter Doe boarded the tricycle. Noynoy Almoguera instructed the victim to proceed to the nipa hut owned by appellant.Upon reaching the said nipa hut, Jesus Lita, appellant and his companions had a shabu session while Jefferson was watching TV. After using shabu, Noynoy Almoguera demanded from the victim to pay Five Hundred Pesos (P 500.00) but the victim said that he had no money. Appellant shouted at the victim demanding him to pay. Bing suggested to her companions that they leave the nipa hut. Thus, the victim mounted his tricycle and started the engine. Noynoy Almoguera and John Doe rode in the tricycle behind the victim while
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appellant and Rodnal rode in the sidecar with Jefferson sitting at the toolbox of the tricycle.
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