AN 11-year-old boy was stabbed dead by a 25-year-old suspected drug user in Barangay Dunggoan in Danao City past 6 p.m. last Tuesday.
Victim John Scene Casinto succumbed to stab wounds in the chest and stomach.
He was rushed to the hospital in the city, where he was declared dead by the doctor.
The suspect, Christopher Vasques, was caught by the police.
A nine-inch kitchen knife was recovered from him.
Investigation showed the suspect got mad at the victim, whom he caught fighting with his relative.
Vasques will face a murder complaint. (KAL)