British baron’s daughter dies in Philippine drug war

(From AFP)

A daughter of the late British baron Lord Moynihan has been killed in the Philippines where the government is waging a deadly war on drugs, police said Monday.

Maria Moynihan on facebook

Maria Moynihan (right) with her film actor sister Maritoni Fernandez.

Maria Aurora Moynihan, 45, was shot by unknown attackers who left her by the side of a Manila street on September 10, authorities said.

Her killers left a cardboard sign accusing Moynihan of being a “drug pusher for celebrities”, Chief Inspector Tito Jay Cuden told AFP.

The victim was on bail while facing charges of possession of illegal drugs following a February 2013 suburban Manila police raid. Read More



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