BACOLOD City – Police arrested a laborer tagged in a fatal stabbing incident in Barangay Robles, La Castellana, Negros Occidental.
The 29-year-old resident Raymundo Bantolo was accused of stabbing 46-year-old Sandico Baquiller using a knife around 10:20 p.m. on Saturday, a police report showed.
Baquiller sustained a stab wound on the body, the report added.
He was brought to a nearby clinic where he was declared “dead on arrival.”
The motive in the incident was not immediately established.
Bantolo was detained in the La Castellana municipal police station’s custodial facility./PN