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Woman drowns in creek

  • Written by Arlene Rivera
  • Published in Metro
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AN unidentified woman was found dead in a creek in Marikina City yesterday morning.

Senior Supt. Lorenzo Holanday Jr., Marikina police chief, said the victim was described as about 18 to 29 years old, of medium built and sporting short hair.
   
The body was fished out in a creek on Champaca 2, Bgy. Fortune, at around 7 a.m.
   
A resident saw the lifeless body of the woman and reported it to barangay authorities.   
   
Reports said the victim’s brown pants were pulled down below her knees.
   
Holanday said no one noticed the victim until she was found floating dead.
   
Police believed that the woman drowned in the creek. However, authorities are still investigating the incident.