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Balita Ngayon| Yakuza killed two Japanese tourist in Coron Palawan

Balita Ngayon| Two Japanese tourists have been found murdered in a Yakuza-style killing in Coron Island Palawan.

Both of the men were shot and killed during a boat tour of the island in the resort, according to one of the suspected accomplices. Yakuza is a Japanese organized crime syndicate that is believed to have more than 100,000 members.


Palawan Police Chief Supt. Gabriel Lopez said on June 5, the murder had the character of a Yakuza-style killing. The Straits-Times noted the bodies were hacked to pieces and thrown in the sea. Coron Island police on June 4 filed multiple murder charges against six people. One of the individual is 55-year-old Japanese businessman Hiroyuki Nagahama who has been noted by the others suspects as the mastermind behind the murders.jap3-620x465



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