A 56-year-old balut vendor was arrested after stabbing his co-vendor in Mandaluyong City on January 10, 2019 along Shaw Blvd. corner Harvard Street near Star Mall, Barangay Wack-Wack, Mandaluyong City. Investigation disclosed that an altercation ensued between the victim and suspect regarding the trash in the area where they sell their respective assorted goods before the incident happened. Afterwards, the suspect allegedly went home and drank a bottle of beer and an hour later went back to the said area with a kitchen knife and stabbed the victim.

A case of frustrated murder will be filed against the suspect before the Mandaluyong City Prosecutor’s Office.