“Definitely illegal drugs were not themotive in this hacking case,” said Abian. ILOILO City – A sugarcane plantation laborerwas found dead with multiple hack wounds in Barangay Malipaya, Sara, Iloilo. Edwin Aresgar, 25, was a resident ofBarangay Malipaya. His body was found byvillager Ricky Dela Cruz at around 9:30 a.m. on Saturday. “We have no suspects yet. But we aresummoning Aresgar’s colleagues for some questions,” said Abian. Aresgar was last seen alive on adrinking binge with other plantation laborers at the sari-sari store of Rona Mae Segovia on Friday night. Abian said Aresgar was not a drugsuspect and had no derogatory record at the Sara police station. He left his drinking buddies at around11 p.m. to supposedly go home. Aresgar had hack wounds on the neck and shoulders. He did not discount the possibility thatthis crime was a case of mistaken identity./PN But Aresgar never reached his house, accordingto Police Staff Master Sergeant Arne Abian.