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2 kids stabbed to death by man fired by employer in Cagayan province

By: - Correspondent / @VillVisayaJrINQ
/ 03:03 PM August 03, 2022
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TUGUEGARAO CITY—A farm worker in Santa Teresita town, Cagayan province, allegedly killed Monday the two grandchildren of his former employer, the police said Wednesday.

The victims, a 5-year-old girl and a 6-year-old boy, suffered multiple stab wounds, according to Captain Isabelita Gano, Cagayan police spokesperson.

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Investigators identified the suspect as Jerry Genova, alias “Bentong,” who also allegedly tied his former employer, Evelyn Perez, 64, a retired school principal. Perez reportedly fired the suspect recently.

Genova took with him an undetermined amount of cash and jewelry from the victims’ house in Barangay Villa, police said.

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Police arrested the suspect after a pursuit operation. He was shot in the buttocks while trying to escape. INQ

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