Man dies, 2 hurt in stabbings
Marc Jayson Cayabyab (The Philippine Star) - April 16, 2019 - 12:00am

MANILA, Philippines — A man died while two others were injured in separate stabbing incidents in Caloocan, Valenzuela and Malabon over the weekend.

Police said Ronel Languita, 23, was killed after being stabbed allegedly by his fellow welder, Joshua Flores, following a heated argument in Barangay 48, Caloocan. 

Languita was taken to the hospital by barangay officials but he was declared dead on arrival.

Flores fled after the attack.

In Barangay Malinta, Valenzuela, a drinking session turned bloody after Ricardo Rotamola Jr. allegedly hit Reggie Magcuha’s head with a bottle then used the broken piece to stab the victim.

Rotamola is being held by police on charges of frustrated murder.

In Barangay Hulong Duhat, Malabon, 65-year-old Nestor Santos allegedly stabbed his younger brother after a quarrel.

Police have launched a manhunt for the suspect.  

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