Woman stabbed 62 times PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 16 December 2014 11:50

A woman was stabbed 62 times by her neighbor in Barangay Cacao, this city last Sunday night.

Killed was Jennyrose Saavedra Apolinario, married. She was stabbed by Arjuna Alvarez of the same place.

It was gathered that Apolinario was in their residence while her husband was driving a passenger jeepney when Alvarez appeared and tried to rape her. Apolinario resisted which prompted Alvarez to stab her 62 times.

Although wounded, Apolinario managed to scream for help.

The suspect then ran towards a forested area and was arrested during  a follow up operation yesterday afternoon.

Police found out that Alvarez had a drinking spree with Apolinario’shusband.

62 stab wounds quick

Police have readied rape with homicide charges against Alvarez. —  Dan Toribio