1 dead, 1 injured in Sipalay stabbing

first_imgBACOLOD City – A man was killed andanother was wounded in a stabbing incident in Barangay Cartagena, Sipalay City,Negros Occidental. According to police investigators,Joemar was sleeping inside a nipa hut when Galanido allegedly attacked himusing a bladed weapon around 7:30 p.m. on March 5. Joemart tried to rescue hisbrother. Joemar and Joemart were rushed to theMerciditas J. Montilla District Hospital in Sipalay City were the attendingphysician declared the former as “dead on arrival.” Galanido, meanwhile, was detained in thecustodial facility of the Sipalay City police station after a manhuntoperation. Police tagged the 47-year-old NiloGalanido of Barangay Bulata, Cauayan, Negros Occidental as suspect. The 35-year-old resident Joemar Salibiodied of stab wounds on the body, while his brother Joemart, 38, sustained stabwounds on the right arm, a police report showed. The motive of the incident was notimmediately established as of this writing./PNlast_img read more