Dead body found on truck in Antipolo

Posted at 01/30/14 1:45 AM

MANILA (UPDATED) -- Police found the body of a dead man on the back of a silver pick-up truck along the Sumulong Highway in Barangay Mambungan, Antipolo City on Wednesday night.

Police said they received reports of a vehicle, with plate number PIF-770, parked haphazardly along the highway. Upon inspection, they discovered the bloodied body of a man they later identified as Noel Tecson of Cainta, Rizal.

The face of the victim, police said, was wrapped with a green muffler, with his hands tied at the back.

Police further described Tecson as heavy set, and was wearing khaki shorts.

Police also found a wound on the victim's forehead. - report from Cory Quintos, ABS-CBN News