Wednesday July 18, 2018

Disc jockey found dead inside own home

A DISC jockey, who was the daughter of a media personality in Cebu, was found dead inside her house in Sitio Nivel Hills, Barangay Busay on Thursday morning, Sept. 21.

Marie Alexi Ortiz Bolongaita, 29, succumbed to several wounds on her body. She was found by her father, broadcaster Alex Bolongaita, at 6:45 a.m.

"Based on the police's investigation, they were alerted of a dead person alarm," Cebu City Police Office (CCPO) Joel Doria said.

The assailant went inside Marie's apartment using the back door. He was seen fleeing on a getaway motorcycle.

Based on the spot report, the assailant is male around 5'6" in height.

Doria said that the victim's belongings were intact.

Recovered from the crime scene were one .22 revolver with five empty shells and three live ammunition, and one bolo (46 inches).

Police are conducting a hot pursuit operation on the assailant.

Bolongaita was Miss KBP 2016 and Miss Cebu Press Freedom first runner-up of 2016. (JOB)