3 'salvage' victims found in Leyte


Posted at Jan 26 2013 12:54 PM | Updated as of Jan 26 2013 08:54 PM

MANILA, Philippines -- Three male murder victims were found in Kananga, Leyte early morning on Friday.

The bodies of the three still unidentified victims were found by residents along a road in Sitio Sagkahan.

The residents said they heard gunshots at around 2 a.m.

The three men sustained stab wounds and gunshot wounds in different parts of their bodies. Their hands and feet were also tied.

The throat of one of the victims was also slashed.

Police said two of the men had a tattoo, showing the letters TBS, which authorities said mean True Brown Style, a youth group from Ormoc City.

Authorities have yet to identify the motive behind the killings as investigations are still ongoing. -- Report from Ranulfo Docdocan, ABS-CBN News Tacloban