“Baka dulot lang ng pag-ibig ‘yan,” was Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV’s tackle what he described as malingering of Bureau of Customs (BOC) Nicanor Faeldon, in apparently making an attempt to evade interrogation in ongoing congressional inquiries on P6.four billion smuggled shabu from China.
“Sa akin, ‘yung coincidence naman masyadong obvious na kung kelan ka haharap sa investigation (sa House hearing), magpapa dental treatment ka. Tapos the following day na may hearing ulit, chest pains (naman). Ano ba ‘yan? Baka dulot lang yan ng pag-ibig, di ba?” he commented to reporters when requested on the absence of Faeldon throughout Wednesday’s listening to by the Senate blue ribbon committee on the problem.
Faeldon, in skipping Monday’s listening to within the House of Representatives on the identical problem, claimed to have undergone a “dental” emergency” and claimed to have been experiencing chest pains Tuesday which led to his confinement on the Manila East Medical Center in Taytay, Rizal, the rationale why failed to present up within the Senate listening to.
“It’s not even a medical emergency, at least di ba?” Trillanes stated, referring to the dental issues of Faeldon.
“So akin malingering yan. So sana magkaron sya ng tapang na humarap sa mga congressman at senador sa mga susunod na hearings. Hopefully next week, wala ng alibi si Faeldon,” Trillanes stated.
Faeldon himself stated in a listening to within the decrease home that he’s presently has a fiancé, a lawyer who is alleged to be a number of years youthful and with whom he already has a toddler, supposedly.