Woman's body with burned breasts, private parts found

Posted at 05/07/14 7:57 PM

MANILA - The body of a woman, whose breasts and private parts were burned, was found in Barangay Acacia, Buhangin District in Davao City on Wednesday morning.

The body was discovered by residents past 6 a.m., about 8 hours after they heard a gunshot on Tuesday night.

Police said the woman sustained a gunshot wound in the head.

Her breasts and private parts were also burned.

The victim, who has yet to be identified, was wearing a 3/4-sleeved blouse and black leggings, with hair dyed blonde.

She was about 5 feet tall and about 20 years old.

She had a flower tattoo mark on her right leg.

Recovered from the crime scene were bottles of liquor.

Police believe the victim had a drinking session with the still unidentified suspect before she was killed.

Police said the woman's body will undergo autopsy to determine if she was also raped. -- Report from Claire Cornelio, ABS-CBN News Southern Mindanao