Yet another murder this year as homicide detectives discovered the headless body of a woman stuffed in a barrel in the Mitan River, Manzanilla, around 10:00pm on Tuesday 15th, March, 2016.
The body was severed at the waist and limbs and a tattoo bearing the word 'Leo' was found at the lower back region.Assistance from the public is sought in identifying the remains
The body was found by officers from the Manzanilla Policing District who responded to a report of the discovery by a fisherman. As of this morning a head had not yet been located.
The body is that of a woman in her mid 30s.However, the woman's race has not been confirmed just yet.
Anyone with information as to the identity of the body is asked to contact any police station or 999.