There was another murder in the South, this time on the Southern Highway. The victim is 21-year-old Armando Alvarenga of Trio Village in the Toledo District. According to police reports, at 7:45 p.m. yesterday, Independence police responded to a call and upon arriving at the scene between miles 45 and 46, they discovered Alvarenga lying in the bushes on the side of the highway. Police also observed that his head was partially decapitated, there were gunshot wounds to the center of his chest and to the upper right shoulder and chop wounds to the back of both left and right upper shoulders. Furthermore, Police saw a damaged bicycle, a machete and two 9 mm expended shells. Police investigations continue.