Sen. Richard Gordon will ask officers of the Philippine National Police (PNP) Internal Affairs Service (IAS) to elucidate why it has not launched its findings on the case of Supt. Marvin Marcos and 18 different co-accused implicated in killing of detained Albuera, Leyte Mayor Rolando Espinosa Sr.
“Yung IAS na ‘yan hindi nagpapaliwanag. Sila sila lang nag uusap. Ang tawag ko dyan kabaro. Mr. President hindi nyo kabaro ang mga yan. ‘Yan ay mga subordinates nating lahat, ang kapulisan,” Gordon mentioned.
“I want them to report to the Senate kung ano ang rason nila kung bakit hindi pina publicize yung kanilang report; kung ano nangyari at kung sinuspinde ba nila (sina Marcos)? Anong gagawin nila sa administrative case?” he aded.
Gordon mentioned the President couldn’t be faulted if he’s completely consumed on his struggle towards medicine “and I salute him for that.”
But Gordon mentioned Duterte must also take into account that Marcos was additionally receiving drug payola from Espinosa’s son, alleged identified drug lord Kerwin, by means of the slain mayor.
“Alam ko na pinapalabas nya (President Duterte) ‘yan na bina back-up-an nya ‘yan and I think he is sincere about it. But he goes too far. He should let the law take its course. Babalik ba tayo sa bata-bata system?” he requested.
The PNP-IAS had earlier advisable the suspension of Marcos and different policemen concerned and such suspension had already been served in accordance with the President. Last April, the PNP-IAS was additionally reported to have advisable of the demotion or potential dismissal of Marcos and his staff.
“I’m sure people like the President will respect my views on the matter because I have only the best interest of the country at heart and his interest because he is our President. He was elected President and therefore we should protect the presidency from any wrongdoings,” he mentioned.
“Dapat ang pulis ginagalang at mas gagalangin sila kung makikita ng mga kapwa pulis na kapag ginawa nila mali, papanindigan nila na mali yung ginagawa ng pulis at hindi dapat kunsintihin,” he added.