A DECOMPOSING body of a 44-year-old gay was discovered inside his sari-sari store Monday afternoon in Malabon City.
Newly installed Malabon police chief P/Col. Angela Relojano said the bloated body of Emy Yruma was discovered at around 1:40 p.m. inside his Emy Sari-Sari Store located on 22 Don Basilio Bautista Boulevard, Bgy. Hulong Duhat.
Malabon police homicide investigator P/SSgt. Jose Romeo Germinal II said the body was discovered by Bgy. Kagawad Teodoro Bernabe, 69, after foul odor and swarms of flies were found coming from the store.
Bernabe, with the assistance of barangay watchmen, destroyed the padlock of the store’s rolled-up door and found the victim on the floor with multiple stab wounds in different parts of the body.
Police learned the victim’s sari-sari store had been closed since Saturday morning.