2 weeks Retired judge tagged in 2019 murder of Zamboanga judge nabbed Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines --- A retired judge was arrested by agents of the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) for his alleged involvement in the May 2019 murder of another judge in Zamboanga, the Supreme Court's Office of the Court Administrator said on Saturday. In a text message to reporters, Court Administrator Jose Midas Marquez said he informed Supreme Court Chief Justice Diosdado Peralta that NBI agents nabbed retired Judge Oscar Tomarong who was involved in the murder of Zamboanga Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 28 Judge Reymar Lacaya. Tomarong was also a former agent of the NBI, Marquez added. Tomarong applied ... more