A 23-YEAR-OLD inmate at the Manila Police District- Police Station 2 in Tondo, Manila, died under mysterious circumstances early yesterday morning while inside the detention cell.
Sonny Royo, of No. 56, Area H, Parola Compound, Binondo, Manila, was arrested last December 4 for illegal gambling.
PSMS Nino Baladjay of the MPD-homicide section said that at 11:55p.m. of Wednesday, Royo fell unconscious after eating.
Prior to that, he reportedy complained of a headache.
His body was brought to a funeral home for autopsy and safekeeping.