Sibling Stabs Older Brother

An older brother was stabbed dead by his younger brother due drunkenness in Purok Paraiso, Barangay Daga, Cadiz City, Negros Occ. around 9:00 p.m. Tuesday.

Police Chief Inspector Rocky Desear, OIC police chief of Cadiz City identified the victim as Ruben Granada Escala, 52, of Purok Paraiso, Barangay Daga.

He sustained stab wound in the left chest and was rushed to Cadiz City Emergency Clinic, but was declared dead on arrival by Dr. Sheryl Divinagracia.

The suspect was his younger brother Jimbo Granada Escala, 35, single, also of the place.

The suspect used a sharpened steel round bar.

Investigation disclosed that a heated argument erupted between them while having a drinking spree.

Police authorities are still conducting investigation of the incident.*(CMGarde)



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