Girl beaten to death while doing laundry at stream PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 07 June 2016 11:58


A 17-year-old girl died in the hospital two days after she was beated while doing laundry on a stream at Sitio Sikanan, Palo-Palo, Tagasilay Thursday last week.

Sarama Nasilin was discovered around 9 a.m. by her brothers lying at the stream unconscious with visible bruises in the head and other parts of the body.

Immediately the victim was rushed to the Cristino Paragas Memorial Hospital in Quiniput and was later transferred to he Zamboanga City Medical Center where she expired Saturday morning.

A police report disclosed that Nasilin went around 7 a.m. to the stream located some 300 meters from their home to do laundry.

Around 9 a.m., her elder brother Faisal Nasilin and younger brother found Sarama unconscious with bruises and injuries in the head and body.

With the help of the barangay council of Tagasilay led by chairman Segundino Perez, the victim was rushed to the hospital.

Men of the Vitali police station led by Chief Insp. Salvador Galvez were still investigating the case.

Police suspected that the killer or killers tried to rape Sarama who might have resisted whichresulted to the brutal killing.

The barangay chairman appealed to residents to give any information that will help solve the case. – Dan Toribio