Body parts found in vacant lot

Lt. Col. Rodolfo Quinto, chief of the Marine Battalion Landing Team 6, told MindaNews  in a telephone interview that the parts were confirmed to be those of   Ibra Somael Abag,  41, a Purok Vice President of  Purok Sunshine, Barangay Santiago District, Pagadian City and Ambrosio Beltran , 50, a security guard.

Sources said, the heads and hands of the two vitims are missing, however their immediate relatives identified the dead bodies and wqere brought to Pagadian City.

A Yamaha motorcycle with personal belongings owned by the victims were found under a concrete bridge in Barangay Koreo.

Col. Linog Bagul, Lanao del Norte police chief  said the victims may have been killed in Pagadian City and their body parts thrown in SND.

The police are still investigating the case. (Richel V. Umel/MindaNews)