Ricky Pempengco, Charice's Father, Stabbed Dead

Ricky Pempengco, the father of international singing sensation Charice, was killed in a stabbing incident on the evening of Halloween, October 31, 2011.

Ricky Pempengco Charice FatherAn ABS-CBN news report said Pempengco, who was separated from Charice's mother Raquel, was attacked by Angel Capili Jr. at Andres Bonifacio road, Barangay Laram in San Pedro, Laguna.

Initial reports said the victim was drinking and left to buy a cigarette, when Capili, approached him and stabbed him with an ice pick, according to ABS-CBN News. He reportedly sustained multiple stab wounds.

It is believed that the incident was caused by a longtime grudge as investigators said both had a fight six years ago.

Meanwhile, Charice's mom Raquel once described Ricky as a “violent husband.” In an interview, Raquel said she left Ricky years ago and pointed out that they have no communication and connection.