By Ma. Irish Joy M. Sabio, Intern
A woman was stabbed by the wife of a former lover along 24th street, Barangay 3, Bacolod City, Tuesday evening.
Police identified the victim as 26-year-old Doreen Nichole Sancho, a resident of the said barangay.
According to Police Station 2 (PS2) investigators, Sancho was walking along the said street when her ex-lover, Eduardo Ricopuerto, Jr., held her hand and his wife, Emily Depasucat, ran towards the victim and stabbed her on the left side of the head and lower rib with cuticle trimmer.
The victim was brought to the Doctors’ Hospital, as the assailants fled the scene.
PS2 is currently conducting a follow-up investigation to locate and arrest the suspects./WDJ