'Salvage' victim found in Marikina
MANILA – The body of a man believed to be a victim of summary execution was found in Marikina City on Saturday morning.
Senior Police Officer 1 Charles Paquing of the Marikina City Police said the body was found lying face down on a grassy portion near the Marikina River in the vicinity of Barangay Calumpang.
"Salvage victim" na natagpuan sa Marikina River,hinihinalang Indian national;laslas ang leeg pic.twitter.com/gseLBx3iab
— Dennis Datu (@dennis_datu) October 26, 2013
The victim, believed to be an Indian national, was found blindfolded and hogtied with an electrical cord.
Police said the victim was wearing a black t-shirt, green pants and black shoes.
A boy told police that he saw a black van, without a plate number, stopped by the road side. Two men alighted carrying the victim.
The witness said the men slashed the victim's neck before dumping his body. -- Report from Dennis Datu, dzMM