Suspecting he mauled to death his Filipina wife, police have arrested an American in Makati City.
Makati City Police chief Senior Supt. Manuel Lukban identified the suspect as James Edward Moore 2nd, 32.
His wife, Aiko Baniqued Moore, a model, was found to have head injuries. The couple has been married since 2011.
Lukban said police checked a report of domestic in Moore’s unit Rockwell Amorsolo West condominium in Barangay Oblation on Wednesday night.
Moore was apprehended by the guards of the condominium in Barangay Oblation and turned over to police.
Police are preparing to file a charge of either murder or parricide against the American.
RITCHIE A. HORARIO