Controversial police officer Chief Insp. Jovie Espenido yesterday assured the general public that he stays a pro-life advocate regardless of being linked within the killing of two mayors allegedly behind the unlawful drugs commerce.
In an opportunity interview on the Department of Justice (DOJ) in Manila, Espenido careworn that his switch to Iloilo City doesn’t imply that Iloilo City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog will die too.
He stated it’s still “God’s will” whether or not Mabilog would reside longer or not however careworn that these who are not into unlawful drugs have nothing to fear.
“I am pro-life, a professional law enforcer. Those who do no wrong have nothing to fear,” he added.
When requested for his message to Mayor Mabilog, the police official replied : “Regards lang. Kita kits tayo.”
Espenido served because the Albuera, Leyte police chief earlier than he was transferred to Ozamiz City additionally as chief of police.
Espenido was the chief of police when Albuera Mayor Rolando Espinosa Sr. was arrested for his involvement in unlawful drugs.
Espinosa and one other fellow inmate had been killed contained in the sub-provincial jail in Baybay City in an alleged shootout with police.
On December eight, 2016, Espenido was transferred to Ozamiz City, Misamis Occidental in Northern Mindanao. Last July 30, Ozamiz City Mayor Reynaldo Parojinog Sr. Parojinog and 14 others, together with his spouse, had been killed in a police drug raid.
Mabilog , Espinosa and Parojinog had been all included within the “narcolist” of President Rodrigo Duterte.