Housemaid flees from employer due to abuses PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 07 October 2014 14:15

A 16-year-old housemaid escaped from her employer because of alleged abuses in Sindangan, Zamboanga del Norte last Friday.

A police report disclosed that the housemaid boarded a passenger bus and alighted at Dapitan City near a house.

She was brought to the hospital for treatment.

Police said the housemaid, a native of Balili, Kapatagan, Lanao Del Norte, worked as a housemaid starting April last year at the Rodriguez Pension House in Sindangan and was reportedly maltreated, molested and even threatened by life Yen Rodriguez, 23.

Last October 3, 2014 the housemaid managed to escape through the help of a gay neighbor while her employer was not around.

She was brought to the Dr. Jose Rizal Memorial Hospital in Dapitan City for medical examination and was later placed under the custody of Dapitan City Police Station while investigation was still on going. — Dan Toribio Jr.