SAN JOSE City -- Two female siblings were killed while another woman was injured after a man barged inside their house and stabbed them repeatedly in an alleged fit of rage early Wednesday morning here.
Killed were sisters Gina Garcia, 39, married; and Jenny Grace Garcia, single, while critically-wounded was Karen Rosete, 29, single, all of Diamond St., Rufina Homes 3, Bgy. Malasin, this city.
City police head Lt. Col. Heryl Bruno identified the suspect as Edmer Balimbin, a native of Bgy. Dolores, Quirino, Isabela. who fled after the incident.
The victims are aunts of the suspect’s former wife, who is allegedly working abroad. The ten-year-old son of the ex-couple is allegedly in their custody and the suspect wanted to get the child.
Police said around 3 a.m., the suspect climbed the fence before entering the front door which was unlocked. The victims were shocked to see the victim , who asked for his son.
When the suspect could not find his son, he pulled out a knife and stabbed the victims.
The three victims were rushed to the San Jose City General Hospital but Gina and Jenny Grace were declared dead upon arrival.