The Philippine Star

Woman raped, killed in Butuan

- – Ben Serrano

BUTUAN CITY – A woman who failed to return home on Friday was found dead yesterday.

The body of Roselyn Lopez, 46, a resident of Purok 3, Barangay Aupagan, was recovered by the owner of a rice field in Purok 5-A, Tagabaca.

Responding police officers said Lopez could have also been raped. A piece of wood believed used by the suspect and a pair of slippers were recovered at the scene.

The husband of the victim, Renato, said his wife could be looking for him when she went to the area.

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