Fisherman Stabs Farmer

A farmer was stabbed dead by a fisherman in Sitio Andulay, Barangay Si-it, Siaton town, Negros Oriental around 8:00 p.m. Wednesday.

The victim, identified as Richard Palalon Palomaria, 56, married, of Barangay Si-it, Siaton was drinking liquor with Jesusimo Jandog Tubio, 66, married, when a misunderstanding occurred between them. The farmer-victim sustained a stab wound on the left portion of his chest and died on the spot.

The suspect, who is also resident of the barangay, voluntarily surrendered to police operatives.*(CMG)