Husband hacks wife

BY RUBY P. SILUBRICO

Thursday, January 12, 2017

ILOILO City – Police arrested a 51-year-old farmer for hacking his wife during an argument in Barangay Tagpuan, Tubungan, Iloilo.

Francisco Tumacag was detained at the Tubungan police station yesterday while his wife Charie, 45, was treated at the Rep. Pedro Trono Memorial District hospital in nearby Guimbal town.

The hacking happened at the couple’s house around 2:40 a.m., police said.

The wife sustained a wound on her face. It was unclear as of this writing if she would be pressing charges against her husband./PN