MANILA: ‘ US MARINE ACCUSED OF MURDER OF TRANSGENDER WOMAN MOVED TO MILITARY HQ ‘

#AceWorldNews – PHILIPPINES (Manila) – October 22 – A US Marine accused of murdering a transgender woman was moved to the Philippines’ military headquarters Wednesday, AFP said, citing officials.

US Marine Accused of Murder of Transgender Woman Moved to Manila Miltary HQ

US Marine Accused of Murder of Transgender Woman Moved to Manila Miltary HQ 

US helicopter delivered Private First Class Joseph Scott Pemberton to Camp Aguinaldo in Manila and will be jointly guarded by American and local troops, according to military chief General Gregorio Catapang.

“He will be detained in a 28-cubic-meter van that was installed inside the facility and he will be sleeping in a military-type cot bed with an air conditioning system,”Catapang said.

Police said Pemberton was the last person seen with the victim, Jennifer Laude, a transgender 26-year-old also known as Jeffrey.

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