Man, 52, killed in accidental stabbing PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 04 January 2014 13:52

A 52-year-old man was accidentally stabbed dead during a drinking spree at Sitio Udyung, Bunguiao on New Year’s Eve.

Felix Gaganting, married, sustained fatal stab wounds in the body and was rushed to the hospital where he was declared dead on arrival.

A police report disclosed that Allan Beymoto and Leonilo Eredoros and a certain Florante were having a drinking spree around 6:40 p.m.

After consuming bottles of beer, they figured in a heated argument with a certain Bobby Imbo. Amid the argument, Beymoto drew a knife and attacked Imbo. Gaganting tried to block the attack but instead he was hit by the knife.

Beymoto and Eredoros escaped after the incident while the victim was taken to the hospital.

Police have launched a hot pursuit operation for the arrest of the suspects while appropriate charges were being readied to be filed in court. – Dan Toribio Jr.