A 28-year-old teacher was wounded when she was stabbed by her husband for allegedly having an illicit affair with another man which he discovered on Facebook the other day in Zamboanga Sibugay.
Taken to the hospital for treatment of stab wounds was Marivic Lacastesantos Macario, married, public school teacher assigned at Payao Central School.
The suspect, identified as Julito Ilado Macario, 30, turned himself to local police after the incident.
Reports said the incident occurred at around 2 p.m. inside the couple’s house in Purok 6, Sitio Bolong, Bgy. Batu Siay, Zamboanga Sibugay.
Accordingly, the couple figured in a heated argument when the suspect discovered on Facebook that the victim was having an affair with another man.
The suspect reportedly managed to open the Facebook account of the victim and saw the latter’s exchange of messages to her alleged lover.
At the height of their argument, the suspect stabbed the victim in different parts of the body with the use of a kitchen knife.
The couple’s quarrel was pacified by the suspect’s father, who rushed the victim to Kabasalan Pathfinder State Hospital while the suspect surrendered to police.