Female hog trader slain, robbed

September 06, 2019

SAN ISIDRO, Nueva Ecija – Motorcycle-riding armed men on Thursday shot dead and robbed a 57-year-old woman engaged in the trading of live hogs in this town.

Police head Maj. Ranny Casilla identified the victim as Ma. Teresa Buenaventura, a widow, of Purok 4, Bgy. Pulo, this  municipality.

Buenaventura was on her way home driving a motorcycle when waylaid by the suspects on another motorbike at Purok 7 in Bgy. Pulo at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday.

Casilla said the victim had just collected payments for the hogs she sold at the Gapan City Public Market when killed and robbed.