Three unidentified persons were found dead along the Plaridel Bypass Road in Barangay Malamig, Bustos, Bulacan on Friday morning.
The victims, a male and two females, were handcuffed and bore gunshot wounds in their heads. The blood on their heads and bodies were still fresh when found.
Based on the initial police report, the bodies of the victims were found at around 5:00 am lying on the side of the said bypass road and believed to be victims of summary execution.
The victims were estimated to be between 30 and 50 years old. One of the female victims was wearing a green blouse and the other was wearing blue and her head was covered while the man was wearing a yellow shirt.
The victims were also wearing face masks when they were found dead.
According to Bulacan Police director Col. Lawrence Cajipe, investigation into the identity of the victims and motives for the crime is ongoing.