German Found Dead

The decomposing body of a German national was found inside his rented house at Lot 8, Block 6, Villa Celia Subdivision in Barangay Taculing, Bacolod City Friday morning.


Thomas Schulenburg

Authorities of Police Station 6 discovered the body by forcing open the rented house following the owner’s report that the victim has not answered his call in a answered his calls by cellular phone.

According to the 51-year-old owner, the German is named as Thomas Schulenburg, 58 who was renting the house since January, this year.

He was last seen, according to the owner, last October 4, at about 11 o’clock in the morning, after which he was not seen anymore, according to the owner.

The Scene of the Crime Operatives (SOCO) of Negros Occidental Provincial Crime Laboratory Office (NOPCLO) conducted an investigation.

Police ruled out robbery as the motive of the killing, claiming his personal belongings and money were intact and there was no signs of forcible entry.

Police investigators are yet to determine the cause of his death.

Police had already contacted his family. It was not known if he was married and what business he had in Bacolod.*(C. M. Garde)

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