7 months Lacson seeks HPG officer dismissal For extortion Manilatimes
SEN. Panfilo Lacson on Thursday sought the dismissal from the Philippine National Police (PNP) a Highway Patrol Group (HPG) officer who was earlier arrested for extortion. Maj. Raul Salle, deputy chief of HPG’s Operations Management Division, was arrested inside his office at the PNP headquarters in Camp Crame through an entrapment operation by agents of the PNP-Integrity Monitoring and Enforcement Group (PNP-IMEG). Salle was arrested following a complaint from a certain Ma. April Ochenta, an overseas Filipino worker from Canada, who sought the former’s help to recover her stolen Mitsubishi Pajero. Salle, however, repeatedly demanded money from Salle to “facilitate” ... more