Philippines murder: US Marine transferred to army base
October 23 , 2014
A US Marine who is accused of killing a transgender woman in the Philippines has reportedly been removed from his ship and transferred to an army base.
Jennifer Laude was found dead in the bathroom of a hotel. US Marine Joseph Pemberton is the suspect in the killing. The two had apparently met at a bar the night before her death.
The victim’s family has urged the US to help them get justice. There have been protests in the Philippines over the killing.