Former President Benigno Aquino III said he would definitely closely monitor the much-awaited investigation on the killing of Albuera town Mayor Rolando Espinoza inside his detention cell last November 5.
“Like everyone else, I will be waiting for the investigation,” Aquino told reporters at the sidelines of Pray for 8-concert held on Sunday as he re-echoed the suggestion of Senator Panfilo Lacson to open anew the extra-judicial killings probe.
“Inaasahan ng bawat isa na magiging mabilis ang imbestigasyon tungkol dito at para malaman natin kung ano talaga ang tunay na nangyari dito” he said.
According to Albuera PNP Chief Jovie Espinido, Mayor Espinoza was shot dead at sub-provincial jail in Baybay City in Leyte following a raid conducted by the PNP Region 8 Criminal Investigation and Detection Group to serve search warrant on the mayor’s jail cell. Continue reading…