Man with P100 in wallet stabbed dead by robber

Posted at 09/02/14 3:01 PM

MANILA – A man was stabbed dead by a robber in Sta. Cruz, Manila on Tuesday morning.

Police said family driver Benedicto dela Cruz, 52, was on his way to work several blocks from his home when he was accosted by a group of four robbers at the corner of Fugoso and Natividad streets.

Dela Cruz allegedly resisted the robbers. One of the suspects then stabbed him.

Dela Cruz's live-in partner said the victim only had P100 in his wallet, while his bag only contained packed meal and toothbrush. – report from Noel Alamar, dzMM