Body found at Recodo seashore identified PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 11 June 2013 11:08

Authorities have found out the identity of the alleged lesbian whose body with a bullet wound was recovered off Recodo last Sunday.

The victim was identified as Clarissa Aquino y Mallari, 32, single, a banana cue vendor and a resident of Little Tondo, San Roque.

Aquino was positively identified by her relatives who went to the Villa funeral Parlor where her body was taken.

Police said that based on the statements of Aquino’s relatives, she frequented Sta. Cruz Public market to buy banana every early morning.Then she would return home to prepare banana cue (skewered grilled banana).

Last Sunday, Aquino left home around 4 a.m. to go to Sta. Cruz Market. Hours had passed and until noon time she did not return home.

Relatives went to the funeral parlor where they found Aquino’s body.

Aquino who was hogtied was recovered about 500 meters away from the shoreline of Recodo with a bullet wound in the head.

The Ayala police were still working on the case. — Dan Toribio Jr.