Truck driver killed in stabbing-A A +A
Friday, August 23, 2013
A TRUCK driver died while being treated at Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital Thursday morning when he was stabbed by an unidentified suspect at the Reclamation Area, Bacolod City.
Alexander Albarico, 31, a truck driver and resident of Purok Boulevard, Barangay 13 died around 6 a.m., Station 2 Chief Jovil Sedel said.
Investigation revealed that around 1:40 a.m., the victim was about to buy a cigarette at a store in Reclamation Area when the suspect suddenly stabbed him, without any reason, and then fled.
The victim was stabbed in his stomach and left portion of his back from an unidentified bladed weapon, police said.
Probers now have two witnesses to identify the assailant, but further investigation is conducted to determine the motive in the killing.
Published in the Sun.Star Bacolod newspaper on August 23, 2013.