ILIGAN City--A construction worker was found dead, at 9:30 in the evening on Wednesday, February 5, along the C3 Road of Doña Maria Phase 2, in Barangay Tubod, Iligan City, two days after he was declared missing.
Major Abogado Mautin, chief of Iligan City Police Station 4, said the construction worker, Rafael Jimenez, 18, a resident of Barangay Tomas Cabili, was found lying on the road, both hands tied up, mouth covered with masking tape.
A group of teenagers, hunting spiders in the area, found the body at the grassy part of the road.
The victim, who has four stab wounds in the different parts of his body, was identified at the funeral parlor by his father who informed the police that he last saw his son on February 4.
Mautin said he received report from the barangay that the victim is a known thief and a deliquent in his area.
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