A 21- year old male was stabbed dead by his drinking buddy Saturday night in San Vicente, Palawan.
Authorities identified the victim as Jeloy Tinchavez, a fisherman in Brgy. Alimanguan, San Vicente town.
The suspect was named as Sofronias Reguma Jr., who also hosted the drinking party.
Initial police investigation showed that a heated argument ensued between Tinchaves and Reguma which led to the stabbing incident.
The victim sustained wounds in his breast and was declared dead upon arrival at the hospital.
Police immediately arrested Reguma where they recovered the 13.5 knife used in the stabbing incident.
The suspect faces charges for homicide.