Scavenger found dead inside e-trike in Tondo

May 31, 2021 Itchie G. Cabayan 130 views

A 46-YEAR-OLD scavenger was found dead inside an e-trike parked along Juan Luna Street in Tondo, Manila.

PMSgt. Dennis Suba of the Manila Police District- homicide section identified the victim as Arnel Batayola, 46.

Police said the victim was last seen alive at around 3 a.m. while seated on the said e-trike.

Moments later, the victim was no longer moving so that the two who found him lifeless reported the matter to the police.

Police gathered that the victim had long been complaining of difficulty in breathing.

His body was brought to a funeral parlor for autopsy and safekeeping.