16-year-old girl found dead Print
Wednesday, 15 November 2017 16:19

By DAN TORIBIO

Police are still investigating the death of a 16-year- old girl who was reportedly discovered dead inside their residence in Sitio Presa Curuan last Monday.

Curuan Police Station Commander Sr. Insp. Crisanto Yabo identified the fatality as Lea Francisco y Tolentino, single.

Police said that it was Lea’s grandmother, Veronica Francisco y Tolentino, 87, who discovered the incident at around 6:30 p.m.

The victim was rushed to the hospital but was declared dead on arrival by the physicians.

During an ocular investigation, police found out that the victim’s neck was tied with a curtain connected to the upper portion of the double deck bed.

Police have launched a thorough investigation to determine for the presence of foul play.

Investigators are still gathering more information that would shed light on the mysterious death of the victim. – Dan Toribio