Retired teacher killed, robbed PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 23 September 2013 11:26

A retired school teacher was found dead with stab wounds in the body inside her house at Sitio Masiay, San Roque the other day.

Police identified the fatality as Merlinda Herbano y Miel, 64, single. She sustained three stab wounds in the body.

Initial investigation disclosed that Herbano’s body was found by her neighbor Herdofonso Timagel who reported it to the police.

Police said the victim’s body was already in a state of decomposition when it was discovered around 7 a.m. last September 20.

Herbano was hogtied inside her bedroom.

Investigators found out that the victim’s undetermined amount of money and cell phone were missing.

Police were looking into robbery as the motive behind the killing. – Dan Toribio Jr.