Man stabbed dead at public plaza

A man was found dead at the Hinigaran town public plaza at about 1:42 in the morning yesterday.

Hinigaran PNP identified the victim as Jose Vargas Velasco lll, 26, single and resident of Hacienda Manocao B in Barangay Bato, Hinigaran.

He sustained a stab wound on his left chest and was brought to Hinigaran emergency clinic where he was declared dead on-arrival by Dr. Jansen Vargas.

Barangay Tanod Aladin Quiatchon who was on duty at that time informed Hinigaran PNP.

Cops proceeded to the area to conduct an investigation, led by duty alert team PO2 Joebel De La Peña.

Initial investigation conducted revealed that a certain “Ike Madrigalejo” informed Donne Joseph Santoseldes Osonero, 27, married and a resident of Remedios Ville, Barangay Gargato Hinigaran, that his friend alias “Joker” was found lying on the ground with a stab wound.

He immediately went to the area where the victim was found and he rushed him to the clinic for medical treatment but was later declared dead by the attending physician Jansen S. Vargas, MD.

Investigation to the case is still going on.*(CMG)


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