Farmer stabbed dead by half brod PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 25 May 2011 16:06

A farmer was stabbed to death by his half brother over family problem in Barangay Landing, Dumingag, Zamboanga del Sur last Sunday morning.

Police identified the fatality as Jeffrey Degamo y Domosmog, 22, single, who succumbed to multiple stab wounds on the different parts of his body.

The assailant who immediately surrendered to the police was identified as Rogelio Degamo y Lumuwas, 34, married.

Investigation disclosed that Rogelio becamse furious at his younger brother for allegedly sexually molesting his sister from another mother.

A police report disclosed that Rogelio’s sister identified as Michelle told him that while she was taking a bath, Jeffrey appeared and dragged her to  a comfort room where she was allegedly raped.

Upset over the incident, Rogelio took a knife and went to the ricefield where Jeffrey was working. While thereat, Rogelio stabbed his brother repeatedly killing him.

Rogelio was detained at the Dumingag police station pending the filing of appropriate charges in court. — Noning R. Antonio