Anti-communist Agusan mayor, son murdered after abduction (Philippines Daily Inquirer)

Loreto, Agusan del Sur, Mayor Dario Otaza and his 27-year-old son, Daryl, were found dead early Tuesday morning, hogtied and their bodies riddled with bullets, a Malacanang official told the Inquirer. The Otazas were found in Purok (sub-village) 2, Barangay (village) Bitan-agan, Butuan City at about 6:50 a.m. by soldiers from the Army’s 23rd Infantry Battalion,…