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UK man found robbed, tied inside Pasay motel - report

January 7, 2009 8:51am

Tags: Pasay City
(Update) MANILA Philippines - Police authorities are now investigating the brutal attack and robbery of a British national inside a motel room in Pasay City Tuesday night.

Radio dzBB's Denver Trinidad reported Wednesday that the victim, Richard Slinger, 48, failed to take a good look at the assailant, who hit him in the head.

Slinger was found tied up and bloodied early Wednesday morning inside his room at a motel along Libertad in Pasay City, near the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) head office.

He lost some P200,000 in valuables, including a bracelet, a necklace, a wristwatch, and a cell phone.

Initial investigation showed an assailant sneaked up on Slinger and hit him on the head with a hard object. Police suspect the assailant was in cahoots with the female companion. - GMANews.TV

Tags: Pasay City