A stabbing incident transpired inside RDL apartment located in Flores Subdivision, Barangay Sta. Isabel, Dipolog City, Zamboanga Del Norte wherein Nisty Alandroque Cañete, 22, resident of Purok Romblon, Galas, Dipolog City, Zamboanga Del Norte, was stabbed by Rammel Alerta Macasandag, 24, resident of Purok 1, Barangay Pasario, Mutia, Zamboanga Del Norte.
Initial investigation disclosed that the victim and the suspect were having a drinking session when a heated argument ensued that resulted in the fatal stabbing. The victim sustained a lone stab wound to his neck and was immediately brought to Dipolog Medical Center and later transferred to Zamboanga Del Norte Medical Center but was pronounced dead on arrival by the attending physician. Recovered at the crime scene was a blood stained stainless knife. The suspect was arrested and is detained at Dipolog CPS for proper disposition.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9