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Son stabbed dead by dad

  • Written by Zaida Delos Reyes-Palanca
  • Published in Provincial
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A 31-year-old man was killed when he was stabbed dead by his own father during a heated argument while having a drinking session inside their house the other day in Zamboanga del Norte.

The fatality was identified as Gilbert Estamonio Aplicador, 31, single, of Sitio Maningo, Bgy. Datagan, Sindangan, Zamboanga del Norte.

Police are now conducting a manhunt operation against the suspect, identified as Gualberto Tabangan Aplicador, 53, also a resident of the said place.

Reports said the incident occurred at around 12:10 a.m. inside the suspect’s house.

Accordingly, the victim and the suspect were having drinking session when they suddenly engaged in a heated argument until the suspect went out and challenged the victim to a fight.
    
The victim also went out and a commotion occurred that led to the stabbing of the son by the suspect.
    
The victim sustained stab wounds in the chest, arm and breast that caused his instantaneous death.
    
After the incident the suspect fled.