Cops probe stabbing of couple-A A +A
Monday, July 30, 2012
OPERATIVES of Cogon Police Station are now doing investigation and manhunt operation against persons who stabbed and killed a man and seriously wounded his live-in partner in Barangay Camaman-an, Cagayan de Oro City.
Police Senior Inspector Elmer Robas, commander of Cogon Police Station, identified the fatality as Mark Casiño, 54, a resident of Barangay Camaman-an in Cagayan de Oro City.
Casiño’s live-in partner identified as Elsie Capapas, 52, is now confined in a hospital after she sustained multiple stab wounds in different parts of her body.
Police initial investigation showed that the incident was discovered around 10:50 p.m. Saturday following a call from the barangay police.
Probers are looking at several angles on the motive of the incident such as robbery and personal grudge.
Police said they already have a lead on the identities of the suspects but refused to divulge it so as not to hamper the ongoing investigation.
Published in the Sun.Star Cagayan de Oro newspaper on July 31, 2012.