TUGUEGARAO CITY-Three family members along with two minors died after allegedly being stabbed by three men in Sanchez Mira town, Cagayan, yesterday, October 7,2020.
According to P / Major Stanley Banan, chief of PNP-Sanchez Mira, they immediately went to Barangay Kittag in the said town when the barangay captain informed them of the massacre.
He said that the morning of the said day when the 12-year-old son of the victim Marina Sagid and the sister of two children Kristine, 8-year-old and Rocky boy Ramos, one year old in the captain for help due to not the suspects allegedly defrauded his family.
The young man ran away and was not involved in the crime where he positively pointed out the suspects as Efren Innay, 56, a farmer, Ennok Guillermo, 32, both residents of Brgy. Kittag and Martin Ganal, 48, a Carpenter and resident of Magdalena, Claveria.
When the police arrived at the scene, they found the victims lying lifeless and sustained injuries to the body where the child’s neck and their mother’s leg were almost separated due to the force.
Police immediately conducted a hot pursuit operation which resulted in the arrest of the suspects.
Banan said that based on their investigation, they are looking at two angles, first is revenge because one of the suspects, Guillermo, also has a history of massacre in his family in 2013.
Second is the love triangle where Marina is said to be the girlfriend of the three suspects but Banan said that their investigation is still ongoing because the three suspects committed the heinous incident.
It was learned that the victim, Marina, who was also the father of the children, was not present when the shooting occurred because she was incarcerated.
The suspects are currently in the custody of the PNP-Sanchez Mira and are facing charges of multiple murder and frustrated murder.