Farmer stabs live-in partner Print
Sunday, 29 July 2018 15:13

A 22-year-old farmer stabbed and wounded three people, including his live-in partner, in Barangay Baybay, Liloy Municipality, Zamboanga del Norte last Friday.

A Police Regional Office-9 report identified the suspect as Manolito Lasola Malalay, a resident of Purok San Juan.

Investigation disclosed that the suspect stabbed his lover in both legs and in her left elbow.

Two other victims, 42-year-old Jovy Navarro Ellima and 7-year-old Philip Degamo Nehyeban, , also sustained stab wounds during the incident.

Ellima was stabbed in the stomach after trying to pacify the enraged suspect.

The victims were brought to the Liloy Integrated Health District Hospital for treatment.

Police, meanwhile, are continuing their investigation to know the reason behind the stabbing spree.  (Remus Ong)