The Toledo Police Department have confirmed that well known Punta Rock Artist, Lascelle Martinez, was stabbed multiple times on the afternoon of Wednesday, May 17th, 2017 at the corner of West and Victoria Street in Punta Gorda Town.
According to Police Officers, the suspect, Simeon Lino believed that his ex-girlfriend, Tianne Figueroa was in a relationship with Martinez and he was jealous of the relationship.
The jealousy kept building up inside him until Wednesday afternoon when Simeon found himself face-to-face with Martinez and that is when his jealousy evolved into rage as he pulled out a knife and stabbed Lascelle Martinez multiple times.
Simeon is said to have then headed to his ex-girlfriend’s house where he stabbed Figueroa multiple times as well.
Both Martinez and Figueroa were transported to the Punta Gorda Hospital.
Unfortunately, Lascelle Martinez was reported to have succumbed to his injuries shorty after meanwhile Tianee Figueroa remains in critical condition.
Toledo Police are currently on the hunt for Simeon Lino.