Sunday, March 24, 2013
Second resident crime death in a week in Chiriqui, Panama
Second resident crime death in a week in Chiriqui
SATURDAY, 23 MARCH 2013 16:30
A 71-year- old woman was found dead in her home in Cermeño, Las Tinajas, in the Dolega district of Chiriqui.
She was found by a child early on Saturday, March 23. The doors of the house were open and all the lights were on.
Investigations are under way by forensic experts, police and Chiriqui prosecutor, Luis Martinez.
It is presumed that the motive was robbery.
A 72-year-old American woman, Georgia Tripp was murdered the previous week in the Volcan District of Chiriqui. She was found by a neighbor, lying in the garden with a stab wound to the neck.