Congressman Benjo Benaldo Found Blood Soaked In Batasan; Rushed To The HospitalOutgoing Cagayan de Oro Representative Benjo Benaldo was rushed to the hospital after he was found drenched in blood in his office at the Batasan Complex in Quezon City.
According to reports, Benaldo was rushed to the New Era Hospital in Commonwealth Avenue.
Benaldo has been in news lately because of a scandal about him and wife Daiana Menezes. The Brazilian model accused her husband of abusing her physically and emotionally. She also posted photos of her bruised arm on Instagram.
The couple later on said they already made up, and is even planning to get married in Church. They were wed civilly in December 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Reports said the congressman was found with a gun in his hand and one shot in the chest. Menezes immediately went to the hospital to check on her husband. He apparently tried to commit suicide after losing during the last elections.