A man was found dead in Sitio Paho, Brgy. Batuan, San Enrique, Negros Occidental, on Tuesday, September 19, three weeks after he was reported missing.
Armando Beduare, 66, of Sitio Quia, Brgy. Alijis, Valladolid town, was found dead in a rice field.
Farmers were harvesting rice when they smelled foul odor and found the victim in a prone position, the police reported.
The victim was found in its advanced stage of decomposition.
Beduare was identified by his daughter Analiza.
His body was brought to a funeral parlor in Valladolid and will be subjected to an autopsy on the request of the Scene of the Crime Operatives.*