Woman kills 'abusive' husband in Negros

Posted at Apr 19 2012 05:03 PM | Updated as of Apr 20 2012 01:03 AM

A woman killed her own husband in Kabankalan, Negros Occidental last Sunday.

The suspect, identified as Judylyn Resta, stabbed her husband Allan allegedly after the latter beat her up.

Judylyn said she lost her consciousness briefly while her husband was punching her. Her husband beat her up again after she regained consciousness. It was then that she grabbed a knife and stabbed her husband in the chest

Police Officer 3 Ricky Toledo of Kabankalan Police said the suspect told him that she was a battered wife.

Judylyn was jailed and is facing a parricide charge. – Umagang Kay Ganda, April 19 2012