Police authorities in Manapla town are investigating the incident where the body of a 49-year old married woman was found hanging on a tree near her home about 6:20AM, Tuesday.
PO3 Jessie Pecita, of Manapla Police reported that Remejia Lumanog, of Hacienda Bilbao, Brgy. Punta Mesa was found suspended with a rope on her neck and tied to a mango tree. She was discovered by her neighbor about 100 meters away from her home.
She was immediately brought to Manapla District Hospital but was declared dead by Dr. Edbert F. Jayme, of the Municipal Health Office.