A heated altercation turned bloddy after a stabbing incident happened in Inabanga on Sunday, belated reports said on Friday.
The police identified the suspect as Jesson Villamor, 23, of barangay Ilaud, Inabanga.
He and the victim got into a heated argument that led to the stabbing.
The victim got stabbed thrice, said the report.
The suspect fled, but a hot pursuit operation by the police led to his arrest.
Charges will soon be filed against the suspect in court.