G.R. No. 192150. October 1, 2014
In this case, Godofredo Lopez, confronted Frederico Sabay and his daughter Erlinda for their alleged intrusion into his property. During their verbal altercation, Erlinda hit Godofredo on the head with a hard object, Frederico joined in by throwing a stone at Godofredo’s face. Both of them allegedly threatened to kill him.
Jervie Lopez (Jervie) pacified them, however he was hit in the hand with a bolo. Based on the medico legal certificates Godofredo suffered a contusion while Jervie sustained a wound in his right palm.
Godofredo and Jervie filed a complaint against Frederico before the barangay. The parties agreed to settle based on the recommendation of the building inspector and reflected their agreement in their Kasunduang Pag-aayos. The Kasunduan, however, was not implemented because the building inspector failed to make the promised recommendation to resolve the boundary dispute between the parties.