Man kills wife, is shot dead PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 09 February 2014 14:33

A resident of Cawit, this city was stabbed dead by her husband who was later shot to death by unidentified persons in Sirawai, Zamboanga del Norte the other day.

The fatalities were identified as Nawela Jamil, female, married, of Barangay Cawit, Zamboanga City and temporarily residing at Sitio Lote, Barangay Saint Mary, Sirawai, Zamboanga Del Norte.

She was stabbed by Abdulla Jamil, 48.

Nawela sustained six stab wounds in the different parts on her body.

Police said that Abdulla was shot dead by still unknown persons.

Abdulla was brought to the Sirawai Municipal Health Center where he expired while undergoing treatment.

A police report disclosed that Abdulla was suffering from mental illness which may have prompted him to attack his wife without provocation.

Recovered at the crime scene were a bloodied kitchen knife believed to have been used by Abdulla in stabbing his wife.

The bodies were retrieved by their relatives for a burial services in Islam rite. – Dan Toribio Jr.