CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (April 20,2019) – DXJM radio commentator Francis Patindol was stabbed to death on Black Saturday while with companions outside the Alba Copy Center on Narra Road, Barangay New Society, Butuan City.
His unknown attacker immediately fled to still unknown direction to elude arrrest from responding police officers.
Patindol was based in Cagayan de Oro City, but transferred to Butuan City after he accepted an offer to anchor a radio program on DXJM.
Patindol was immediately rushed to the nearest hospital in Butuan City but he died several minutes after due to a fatal stab wound inflicted by his attacker.
The motive of the killing was still unknown at press time and police probers are still 'facing a blank wall' why the radio commentator was stabbed to death.
His colleague and friend Ercel Maandig, who is also a practicing journalist in the city helped facilitated the transfer of Patindol's remains to his immediate relatives in Cagayan de Oro ...full blown story to follow