Calinan, Davao City – A two–year old boy was beaten to death by his 25-year old cousin and her husband on November 15.
Because his mom is working overseas in Bahrain, the two-year old John Earl was left in the custody of his cousin Sara Jane and her husband Ronilo Alca-in. However, according to Gem Avancena of News5, John Earl was beaten to death by the couple because he urinated while still wearing his shorts. Because of the severity of the beating, John Earl eventually died.
Reports said that John Earl had bruises in many parts of his body, wounds on his head and his ears were bleeding when his dead body was found.