The body of a person was found in a secluded place in Brgy. Hda. Fe in Escalante City Monday afternoon.
Supt. Leo Batiles identified the victim as Jerry Edrina, 43, married, of Sitio Punot, Brgy. Prosperidad, San Carlos City.
The victim bore multiple gunshot and stab wounds and is believed left in the area.
The victim was identified by his nephew, Batiles claimed.
The nephew bared he was in hiding after he was involved in the killing of Ricardo Consulta of Salvador Benedicto sometime in April.