A soon-to-be retired Pasay City cop recognized as PO2 Manuel Taytayon is in scorching water after he allegedly pointed his gun at two individuals, one of whom was nonetheless a minor, throughout a street rage incident in Malibay, Pasay on Wednesday.
Raokh Davenz Altea, the minor who uploaded the video on Facebook whereas he cursed and tried to impress the outdated gun-totting cop that confronted them.
The video shortly turned viral and as of writing, it already reached 100,000 reactions and shares from the netizens.
“Tinulak niya ang kapatid ko. Tapos binunutan kaming baril,” Altea stated in the video.
In his testimony, the older brother of Altea stated that he was bodily damage by the cop, however they weren’t capable of seize it.
“Hinablot niya yung dito sa may buhok ko tapos hinila niya pababa. Naputol na ang video,” he stated.
In the video, It might be heard that Altea tried to tease the outdated cop.
“Sige pakilala ka, sisikat ka t*nga” Altea advised Taytayong whereas recording the video.
In the different video, it additionally heard Altea stopped the cop from escaping, whereas they’re ready for the police to reach.
“T*r*ntado ka pala eh, oh oh bakit ka aalis, diba hihintayin pa natin yung pulis?* Altea advised Taytayong who’s going to enter his automobile.
“Tumanda lang kayo ng kunti kanina ko pa binasag yang mukha mo.” Taytayong replied to Altea who’s solely 16 years outdated in response to the stories.
While the cop acquired criticisms as a result of of what he did, a number of netizens defended the cop which they believed that solely received provoked by the two brothers that he confronted.
Most of the netizens defended Taytayon stated that even when the cop was fallacious and confirmed his gun to the two brothers, the Altea should not stated disrespecting phrases to his elders.
“I saw the video kahit naman sino maasar dun sa mga bats walang respeto naririnig mo.nagmumura din sila..sino ba mga magulang nun?” Telay Boncales stated in her remark after he watched the video.
“Bastos yung mag kapatid minumura nila yung pulis which di dapat oo nag kamali yung pulis nasigawan sila dapat pinag pa sensyahan nlng nila di yung sasagutin mo police na vakit ano ba problema in front ng maraeng tao pang babastos diba” Kenny Cole remarked.
“kung may kasalanan yung matandang cop ganun din yung 16 year old na lalake ..bastos din sya eh dapat may respeto sya sa nakakatanda.. napanood ko balita parang sya pa nambubully sa matandang pulis..” Johncoby Ibrahim stated.
“Seen the vid. But it seems like the one who is taking the clip is provoking the old guy. Anyways, lets wait for further investigations before concluding.” Ceasar Gastino stated.
“Akala sgro nila kapag post nila s fb ung vdeo sknla lahat ng simpatya sila tuloy ang mas naging masama dahil sa pinakita nilang hndi pagrespeto sa nakakatanda sa knla. Parhas may mali pero mas nkita ung mali ng nagupload.” Admin of BuhayLespu fanpage stated.
Spokesperson of the Southern Police District P/Supt. Jenny Tecson stated that they already investigating about the case of the Pasay cop to know what actually occurred, nevertheless she believes that the Altea brothers should not disrespect their elders like what they did to PO2 Taytayon.
“Kung menor de edad man yung mga bata eh dapat meron din silang pag galang doon sa matanda,” she stated.
A netizen who claimed that he witnessed the complete incident stated that he noticed the Altea brothers solely upsetting the Taytayog and it’s not true that the cop pointed his gun to the two brothers.
“They only recorded a video of Taytayog so they can pretend as the victims” he stated in his post.
However, even the cop was totally disrespected by the Altea brothers, the some netizens believed that Taytayon was fallacious for displaying his gun whereas not sporting a uniform.
“There is no law that says we must respect our elders. But there is a law that says a cop may not show his gun while not in uniform. Who is the adult here? Who has a bigger responsibility? Obviously the cop. He should have known better. He was power-tripping. He should have just let it go and thought of what he stands to lose if lost his cool. But no, he was a hot head and stooped to the level of minors. He deserves to be dismissed. Without his pension.” Maita Mirasol commented.
Taytayon additionally revealed the purpose to GMA News why he confronted the two brothers in the video.
He claimed that one of the Altea brothers knocked the window of his automobile and cursed him and his spouse for honking his automobile horn at the automobile of the two.
“Pagkatok ni sir dito, [car window] ang lakas matapos noong ibinaba ko eh nandito ang asawa ko sabi niya eh.. ano ha? ******!” Taytayon advised GMA information.
He additionally stated that he would file Cyberbullying and on-line libel charges towards the Altea brothers who destroyed his repute on social media.
“Kaming lahat po napahiya sa mundo, napahiya kami sa buong Pilipinas,” Taytayon stated.
You can watch the complete video right here: