Police probe slaying of father, son

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Friday, January 10, 2014

POLICE are investigating the killing of a father and son in a remote village of Zamboanga del Norte.

Killed were Raul Amores, 42, and his son, Roldan, 13, who were found dead around 5 a.m. Wednesday at Sitio Dumag in the village of Pisa Puti, Sirawai, Zamboanga del Norte, the police said.

The elder Amores bore gunshot, hack and stab wounds, while his son sustained single bullet wound that resulted in their deaths.


The police said that the remains of the victims were found along the road of Pisa Puti village by a passersby, who immediately reported the incident to the authorities.

The police said the victims went to their farm a day before they were found dead and failed to return home in the afternoon.

Policemen led by Senior Police Officer 3 have recovered an empty shell of M1-16 Armalite rifle.

All possible motives are being looked into in a bid to unmask the suspects, the police said.

Local news

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