Controversial businessman Kenneth Dong, implicated within the P6.four billion smuggled shabu, was arrested by the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) after rising from the Senate listening to Tuesday.
His arrest, nonetheless, was not in any means linked to the problem at hand however caused by the arrest warrant issued in opposition to him on account of rape charges.
Escorted by the Senate’s Office of the Sergeant-at-Arms (OSAA) who have been alerted of the stated arrest warrant issued by the Paranaque City regional trial court docket (RTC), Dong was turned over to the NBI brokers led by Deputy Director Ferdinand Lavin.
The stated arrest order was issued on July 21, 2016 by Judge Aida Estrella Macapagal of the Paranaque RTC department 195. No bail was advisable.
“I don’t have the exact detains but we have warrant. We have to process him,” Lavin stated.
Dong is amongst these advisable by Senate blue ribbon committee chair Sen. Richard Gordon to be positioned below a maintain departure order (HDO) together with eight different non-public people who’re being advisable by the NBI to be charged drug trafficking and violations of customs legal guidelines.