PAGADIAN CITY–Police authorities said a 29-year-old man, who was previously jailed for rape and arson, was killed and beheaded here. Alberto Empal’s body was recovered some 200 meters away from their house in Purok Ipil-ipil in Barangay Ditoray around 6 a.m. on Tuesday, Police Officer 3 Joel Limbo, said. ADVERTISEMENTHe said relatives had identified the headless body as that of their kin, who was last seen alive on Monday evening while drinking with some neighbors. Early morning Tuesday, he said a neighbor told them a headless body was found near their home. Limbo said the police had found out that Alberto was arrested and charged for rape and arson in Tabina, Zamboanga del Sur in 2014.
Source: Philippine Daily Inquirer March 14, 2018 06:00 UTC