Hogtied dead man stuffed inside garbage bag in Ecija

CARRANGLAN, Nueva Ecija - A plastic garbage bag stuffed with a dead man was found abandoned near a river along the highway here on Thursday.

Police head Capt. Froilan Tolentino said the unidentified cadaver was found with his hands and feet tied and knotted around his neck in Sitio Calbelo, Bgy. Piut, this town.

Police were alerted about the gruesome find at 7:30 a.m. after a concerned citizen informed Bgy. Capt. Alfie Malagayo about it.

Tolentino confirmed that the bad odor emanating in the said area was coming from the same plastic bag where the cadaver was found.

The cadaver was wearing a black t-shirt and jogging pants.

Police are still investigating the incident.