KNIFE-WIELDING PA SERIOUSLY INJURES WIFE AND CHILDREN

CAMP DIEGO SILANG, La Union – A ‘padre de pamilia’ was arrested for hacking his wife and kids and seriously injuring them in their home in Barangay Balsaan, Sto. Tomas town last Tuesday.

Chief Inspector Artemio Infante, La Union police information officer, identified the suspect as Ariel T. Carbonell, 39, while his victims were his wife Josephine,39; and daughters Gizelle,16, and Arlene,15, who all suffered hack wounds in different parts of their bodies.

No reason was given by police investigators why Carbonell attacked members of his own family.

The victims were brought to the La Union Medical Center in Agoo town for medical treatment.

Carbonell is now in the custody of the Sto. Tomas police station and will be charged with serious physical injuries and frustrated
homicide. ERWIN G. BELEO / northboundasia.com