A policeman and his young wife were both found dead last Sunday in their home in a suburban section of Lipa City, belated police reports said Wednesday.
The reports identified the policeman as PO3 Roniezon Lasin, 32, detailed with the Batangas Provincial Public Safety Company, and his wife as Rodelyn. 24.
The couple’s bodies were found by the policeman’s nephew, Ranuel Lasin, at a little past noon in the couple’s house on 4 Jojo Panganiban Apartment, Purok 2, Barangay Antipolo del Norte.
Ramuel, who came to visit his uncle, forced opened the door after he saw through the window that the house was in total disarray, the reports said.
The policeman had a gunshot wound on his head, and his wife bore head injuries.
Neighbors told investigators they earlier heard the couple.
Police found a .45 caliber pistol, a magazine with three cartridges and a metal fragment in the crime scene.