Hubby stabs wife for leaving him Print
Wednesday, 28 February 2018 16:23


A man stabbed his wife while the latter was reportedly in the act of leaving their conjugal home in Kasanyangan yesterday morning.

The victim, whose identity has been withheld, sustained an injury in the cheek and was taken to the hospital.

The incident was reported to the Tetuan police station.

A police report said that the woman was in the act of separating from her husband by leaving their residence when the incident happened.

The husband, identified as Buyung,  got irked, grabbed a knife and stabbed his wife on the cheek.

It was learned that the couple had been having marital problems prior to the incident.

Police conducted a follow up operation but Buyung was nowhere to be found.  (Dan Toribio)