BANGUED, Abra – A 30-year old tricycle driver died after he was stabbed to death by a construction worker during an alleged heated altercation while having a drinking spree at Bacsil, Dangdangla, here, Monday night.
Police authorities identified the victim as Dexter Millare, 30, single, tricycle driver while the suspect was named as a certain Sherwin Navarro Vasquez, 40, married, contruction worker, both residents of Sitio Bacsil, Dangdangla, Bangued, Abra.
Initial police investigation showed the victim and his companions were having a drinking session inside the residence of a firend in the place of incident when he had an alleged heated altercation with one of his drinking partners.
The suspect suddenly arrived in the crime scene and with no apparent reasons, he allegedly stabbed the victim several times hitting hon on his chest and different parts of his body.
The victim was immediately rshed to the Seares Memorial Hospital for medical treatment but he was declared dead on arrival by attending physicians due to multiple stab wounds on the different parts of his body.
The suspect was subsequently arrested by resp[onding operatives and confiscated from his possession was the kitchen knife which he used in killing the victim.
The motive of the incident was said to be misunderstanding due to alleged drunkiness among those involved in the incident.
By Dexter A. See