Before Maria Clariz and Erica Jean, four other women had gone missing and their bodies found but police said the cases were unrelated. They saw no common link. The only thing common among the cases was they were all unsolved.
Maria Clariz’s family had gone looking for her and ended their search in a grave site in the village of Pasonanca, barely 2 kilometers from their home.
WOMEN DISAPPEAR, THEIR BODIES FOUND RAPED, TORTURED, FACES SMASHED BEYOND RECOGNITION April 25, 2017