Traveler tells how 'bala' works (Philippines Daily Inquirer)

Aviation

MARIA Paz Triaz needed no prodding from anyone to reveal to authorities her traumatic experience as a victim of a tanim-bala (bullet-planting) scam at the airport last week on her way to Singapore to accompany her cancer-stricken grandmother for a medical checkup. The 34-year-old housewife Tuesday went to the National Bureau of Investigation to recount how…