Mystery surrounds man's death in Dapitan Print
Sunday, 20 August 2017 17:25


Police are still investigating the death of a 51-year old man who was reportedly stabbed to death while sleeping inside his residence in Dapitan city last Friday.

A Police Regional Office-9 report identified the victim as Constancio Obnimaga Malacat, 51 years old, married and a resident of Dapitan city.

The report disclosed that the victim was sleeping with his four children at their residence when he was discovered dead by his son Randy at about 7am the next morning.

Based on a post mortem examination, the victim succumbed to stab wounds on different parts of his body.

Police are investigating the possible motive and the identity of the suspects.  (LAJ)