President Rodrigo Duterte has claimed that 19-year-old Carl Angelo Arnaiz, who was killed by the Caloocan City police final August, was his relative, even as he raised the chance that the current deaths of three youngsters have been meant to sabotage the struggle on medicine.
In a speech in Davao del Sur Friday (September eight), Duterte urged Philippine National Police chief Director General Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa to look into the chance that an entity is sabotaging the administration’s marketing campaign in opposition to unlawful medicine.
“Kaya ‘yang sabi mo ‘yang ano… Better, nandito si PNP Chief… Silipin mong mabuti kasi may — sinasabotahe kayo. Sinasadya talaga ‘yan. Alam mo ang pulis, magbaril ‘yan, if at all, o sabihin mo extrajudi — pero hindi nagabalot ng… That is not the job of the police… Kalokohan,” he stated.
“So, meron diyan naga-sabotahe, at itong masasabi ko sa inyo, isa diyan sa pinatay, relative ko. Salvage sa pulis? Carl Arnaiz. Ayun,” he stated.
Arnaiz was shot useless by the Caloocan City police after allegedly partaking in a shootout on August 18. The teenager, who was final seen in Cainta, Rizal, reportedly robbed a taxi driver alongside C-Three street.
Fourteen-year-old Reynaldo De Guzman, who was the final particular person seen with Arnaiz of their neighborhood, was discovered useless at a creek in Gapan, Nueva Ecija on September 6. His physique bore a number of stab wounds whereas his head was wrapped in packaging tape and material.
Two days earlier than Arnaiz’s alleged encounter with the police, 17-year-old Kian Loyd Delos Santos was shot useless by the Caloocan City police throughout anti-drug operations.
Duterte advised Dela Rosa to watch what has been occurring as a result of he suspects a “massive rally” is forthcoming.
“May nagaluto diha somewhere to discredit us,” he stated.