A 55-year-old woman was stabbed dead by a suspected robber the other day in Calamba City, Laguna.
The victim was identified as Caridad Laurente Irada, single, company worker and resident of Block 3, Lot 50, Cresent Knoll Subdivision, Bgy. Baradal.
Reports said the incident occurred at around 3 a.m. inside the victim’s house.
Initial investigation showed that the victim was awakened when the suspect entered her room, prompting him to stab her in the neck.
After the incident, the suspect fled.
Accordingly, the victim’s housemate, identified as Khristine May Irada Delfin, 28, was awakened by the noise coming from the victim’s room so she rushed there to check. She saw the victim bloodied.
Delfin immediately reported the incident to local police.