As severe jealousy poisoned his mind, a man allegedly poisoned his four-year-old son inside their house in Tondo, Manila. It is probably triggered by his belief that his wife was having an affair with another man.
Rhandyl Cruz, 43, the boy’s father who later killed himself by multiple stabs in his stomach. the incident happened around 11:30 in the morning. He gave his son, Zian Paolo, an undetermined chemical substance. Afterwards, he grabbed a kitchen knife and ended his life as well.
According to police report, Rhandyl said to hi wife Pauline, an overseas Filipino worker, that he will kill their son. The husband believes that his wife is cheating on him.
The incident was discovered by his older son ( 17-year-old) his sons’s 16-year-old live-in partner and aunt discovered the incident and immediately reported it to authorities.
Police authorities recovered a kitchen knife around 12 inches long, a suicide note from Cruz, and a bottle of muriatic acid in the crime scene. The bodies will be subjected to police autopsy.