A man was arrested after holding his live-in partner's son hostage in Cuenca, Batangas.
Suspect Renato Abad held hostage the 9-year-old son of Editha Reaño inside the bathroom of their house. The victim, "Junjun", was also stabbed by the suspect.
Police said prior to the hostage incident, the suspect also allegedly raped Reaño's 22-year-old daughter.
Reaño said she had long wanted to leave Abad, but the latter threatened to kill her.
Umagang Kay Ganda, November 13 2012