By Arman P. Toga & Rox Estrella
This should serve as a warning to parents who allow their young kids to drink coffee.
Coffee was blamed for the death of a three-year-old girl, who was about to turn four in less than a month, in Purok Datiles, Barangay Handumanan, Bacolod City.
BACOLOD CITY Mayor Monico Puentevella turns over the P 3.6-M cheque to Alfredo Dioso, Jr. (left), Meter Reading and Billing Division chief and John Gem Zara (right), Collection Section head of the Central Negros Electric Cooperative (Ceneco) at the Bacolod People’s House yesterday.* (CMO-PIO photo)
PHOTO AT RIGHT is CITIZENS CRIME WATCH (CCW) Founder/Chairman-President Atty. Jose M. Villegas, Jr., left, in a May 21, 2015 meeting with KASANAG Founder/President John J. Chiong, right, in Ortigas, Pasig City for a future partnership vs. crime & corruption.*
Jesryl Tolentino Barrido succumbed to “cardiac arrhythmia” due to “caffeine toxicity” as a result of “excessive coffee intake”.
Jesryl, born June 12, 2011, was the second child of a couple from Pototan, Iloilo - Joeann Barrido and Jennifer Tolentino.