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Phiilippine National Police disclosed the identity of the gunman who attacked the Resorts World Manila on Friday midnight that resulted 37 casualties.
The suspect was recognized as Jessie Carlos, 42, a Filipino citizen, a resident of Manila and previously labored in Department of Finance.
He was dismissed for Grave Misconduct & Gross Neglect of Duty for not declaring his 2003-2006 SALNs.
According to NCRPO director Oscar Albayalde, Carlos is a playing addict, separated to his household and buried in debt price P4-M.
The PNP additionally confirmed how Jessie Carlos purchased gasoline that he used to burn the Casino.
Albayalde mentioned that Jessie Carlos was a excessive curler in playing and his minimal wager was normally P40,000.
The PNP additionally introduced the household of the suspect to the press convention. The Carlos household denied that they know the plan of Jessie.
According to the mom of suspect, Jessie’s life was destroyed by playing.
“Mabait na na anak siya sa amin. Mula nang magka-casino siya, hindi na niya kami napupuntahan,” Teodora Carlos the mom of Jessie Carlos instructed the press.
The mom of the suspect additionally requested for forgiveness for what their relative did to the victims.
“Hindi namin matanggap na nagkaganun siya. Humihingi kami ng tawad” she mentioned.
Carlos additionally turned separated along with his spouse as a result of of his playing habit.
Carlos can also be blacklisted by Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation in all casinos as a result of of being hooked on playing.
According to the investigation, Carlos tried to rob cash in the Resorts World Manila Casino, however he didn’t open the room the place the money is situated. He as an alternative stole the on line casino chips price P113-M hoping that he can change it in money.
On Friday midnight, Jessie Carlos entered the Resorts World Manila and burned the constructing. The thick smoke from the playing room killed 37 folks due suffocation.
Director Albayalde urged everybody to keep away from spreading info that the suspect is related to Islamic State and so they mentioned that the crime just isn’t linked to terrorism.
Senate President Koko Pimentel additionally urged PAGCOR to focus in stopping playing habit to keep away from one other incident of theft in Casinos.
“Pagcor should make sure that there’s a counseling program available to casino gambling addicts and those whose lives have been destroyed by casino gambling,” Pimentel mentioned in an announcement.