Student kills teacher over hairstyle tiff in Philippines

Teacher Teodoro Sona, 34, was on the way to school in Manila's suburban Caloocan City when his 15-year-old male student stabbed him several times with a 30-centimetre knife. Sona died while being rushed to a nearby hospital, the report said. The suspect, who was detained by the police, allegedly became angry after Sona reprimanded him in class Thursday for his long hair.

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