Cops ready suit vs son who stabbed ma

-A A +A

Tuesday, December 31, 2013


POLICE are set to file charges before the City Prosecutor's Office against a man who tried to kill his mother in a stabbing incident at Lower Rapnaga, Bago Aplaya, Davao City Saturday.

Facing frustrated parricide charges is Phillip Martin Palo Jamil, 38, single and unemployed. Jamil is set to be charged after he stabbed her mother identified as Tarzona Jamil, 71. READ: Son stabs ma

Investigation conducted by Talomo police revealed that the incident happened around 2:40 p.m. The victim was at the kitchen when Philipp suddenly stabbed her neck. Tarzona was rushed to the Seventh Day Adventist Hospital in Bangkal and was later transferred to the Southern Philippines Medical Center (SPMC) after sustaining a five-centimeter deep stab wound on her neck while Phillip was arrested while hiding at his neighbor's residence.

Recovered from the possession of the suspect was a kitchen knife measuring around eight inches.

Prior to the incident, the victim and the suspect had an altercation which may have irked the latter.

Further investigation revealed that the suspect is mentally disturbed as a result of substance abuse since when he was 20.

The suspect is detained at the Talomo Police Station while police are awaiting the medico-legal and affidavit of the victim for the filing of charges.

Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on January 01, 2014.

Local news

DISCLAIMER: Sun.Star website welcomes friendly debate, but comments posted on this site do not necessary reflect the views of the Sun.Star management and its affiliates. Sun.Star reserves the right to delete, reproduce or modify comments posted here without notice. Posts that are inappropriate will automatically be deleted.

Forum rules: Do not use obscenity. Some words have been banned. Stick to the topic. Do not veer away from the discussion. Be coherent and respectful. Do not shout or use CAPITAL LETTERS!
Holy Week 2014
Marginal Lives

FOREX: US$ 1.00 = PhP 44.517

Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas

Philippine Lotto Results

Gamesort iconCombinations
6Digit7-2-0-8-1-6
Swertres Lotto 11AM8-9-8
Swertres Lotto 4PM4-5-2
Swertres Lotto 9PM6-0-7
EZ2 Lotto 9PM04-02

Today's front page

Sun.Star Davao's front page for April 24, 2014

Other front pages

Sun.Star Jobs
  • ePaper
  • Technology
  • tell it to sunstar
  • Sinulog
  • SunStar Celebrity
  • Obituary
  • Sun.Star Zup!
  • Sunstar Multimedia
  • Philippine Polls
  • Festivals
  • Pnoy
  • Pacman blog
  • Calamity Report
  • Habemus Papam
  • goodearth
  • Filipino Abroad