ORMOC CITY– A parricide case will be filed against a woman who mauled to death her own mother in an incident in Leyte, Leyte last October 29.

This was disclosed by the town police chief, Lt. Rusty Alvarado, who said that they will lodge the complaint against Nimfa Prias, 47 who mauled her own mother, who was not named, inside their house in Barangay Basud at about 3 am.

Lt. Alvarado, in a telephone, disclosed that the mother and the daughter had personal problems that they have been keeping within themselves but stressed that he did not expect that this would end to the death of the 70-year-old woman.

He said that earlier this week, the two had a meeting with the village chief who happened to be the son of the victim.

Based on an initial investigation conducted by the responding police, disclosed that the mother and daughter had a heated argument at about 3 am inside their house.

The victim was immediately brought to the rural health unit of the town but she was declared dead on arrival.

The suspect is now detained at the local police lock-up facility.