2 fishing boat crewmen stabbed, hurt PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 06 February 2012 13:11

Two fishing boat crewmen were stabbed and wounded by their co-worker at Sitio Daap, Sangali last Saturday afternoon.

Wounded were Virgillo Wapepe y Atay, 33, married, of Taluksangay and Buddy Dela Cruz, both employees of the RCT 777 fishing boat.

The suspect was identified as Rex Balingit.

A police report disclosed that Balingit who was drunk engaged in a heated argument with Wapepe. While arguing, Balingit stabbed Wapepe in the body.
After stabbing, Balingit alighted boat and ran away but he was chased by Dela Cruz.

Dela Cruz cornered Balingit but he was also stabbed in the body.

Balingit was nowhere to be found. — Dan Toribio Jr.