The father of a former Miss World Philippines reportedly shot himself in the mouth inside a police station after being arrested on drug charges.
Edmundo Parungao, a businessman aged 46 and father of magnificence queen Hillarie Parungao, was mentioned to have grabbed a gun and killed himself on the station in Solano, Nueva Vizcaya, on Tuesday, April 18.
Chief Inspector Billy Mangali, Solano police chief, mentioned three sachets of shabu had been allegedly seized from Mr Parungao.
A police report mentioned he later grabbed the Glock 9mm pistol of his escort moments after his handcuffs had been eliminated when he complained of chest pains.
Police information present that Mr Parungao yielded to Oplan Tokhang final yr.
Police are awaiting the end result of an post-mortem on the stays of Mr Parungao, who was mentioned to have died instantly.
On her Facebook account, his daughter yesterday posted a brief standing that learn: “I love you, always and forever,” alongside a collage of 4 photographs as a tribute to her father.
Intriguingly, on March three she had written an enigmatic standing replace saying: “Premonitions are real.”
Parungao, a Chinese-Filipino tv presenter and mannequin, competed in the 2015 version of Miss World held in Sanya, China, the place she completed in tenth place.