18-year-old woman found dead PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 17 September 2014 11:57

The decomposing body of an 18-year-old woman was recovered near the Zamboanga Square Garden Cockpit in Sinunuc last Modnay afternoon.

The dead woman was later identified as Marlyn Mariano y Atilano. Her body was discovered by Manuela Atilano y Bernardo, 65, a widow while she was looking for firewood at a grassy area inside a vacant lot several meters away from the Sinunuc cockpit around 1:50 p.m.

Initial investigation disclosed that Mariano left their house in Sinunuc last week of August 2014 and failed to return home.

The victim’s mother Mercedes Mariano requested authorities to conduct autopsy to determine the cause of her death. — Dan Toribio Jr.