Pacquiao bodyguard stabbed dead in GenSan


GENERAL SANTOS CITY, Philippines – A close-in bodyguard of world boxing champ and Sarangani Representative Manny Pacquiao was stabbed dead allegedly by the jealous ex-lover of a female friend Sunday night.

Senior Police Officer Rey Edradan, a member of the Sarangani police office, died of multiple stab wounds at a local hospital here, based on a report prepared by the Makar police station.

Based on investigation, Edradan was entering the house of Rowena Cabaniog inside the Doña Soledad Subdivision in Barangay Labangal past 11 p.m. when he was attacked by the suspect, supposedly her former live-in partner and whose identity the police were withholding.

Witnesses said that after stabbing the police officer, the suspect even helped in sending him to a hospital before fleeing, forcibly taking Cabaniog and her two children with him.

Police investigators said jealousy might have prompted the attack on Edradan, a visiting police officer.

A manhunt has been launched to find the suspect, who works with the Labangal village government.

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  • andresa igbac

    RIP. but i thought bawal na ang police officers to be bodyguards of politicos???? oh, why, oh, why?

    • Nico

       Pwede.. kaya nga may PSG
      Presidential Security Guard

      Meron din sa mga ibang opisyal..

  • kevin


  • billy31

    kaya huwag mang-agaw ng asawa o ka-live-in ng iba.

    • beerhunters

      Thou shalt not covet thy neighbor’s wife!!

  • RomyLitz

    Policeman moonlightening as bodyguard? MAr Roxas is this act of some policemen and soldiers, legal or illegal? If so, Manny Pacquiao must be penalized for such is an act of corruption in any angle.

    • lokomoako

       The report don’t specify the details of the relation of the police officer except as bodyguard of MP that could have been assigned by PNP to the subject congressman. What the liability of the MP under the law?

  • RomyLitz

    This is a simple case of ” bahala patay basta lipay”.

  • romano131313


  • Practicalandconcerned

    Dog ug daghan py mahitabo…this story has been done before

  • adamson11

    the man joined the NPAs after killing the playboy police officer, this is the easy way out in this part of the country…

  • stfu_moron

    libog mo kc..

  • Jomjom

    This case has nothing to do with Manny Pacquiao. It is a personal reason, a love triangle maybe, wherein Pacquiao is not a character in the story. The title seems to imply that it has something to do with manny Pacquiao, as a celebrity, a congressman. The policeman did not die protecting Pacquiao, not doing something related to Pacquiao.  Sensationalism lang talaga ito ng PDI.   Sa susunod nyan pati yung death ng kapitbahay ni Pacquiao nasa front page na rin, kahit heart attack ang dahilan. Oh well.. 
    I was lured into reading the article because I thought that Manny is in some kind of danger.  Who among you guys read this article with the same reason as I had?

    • junhernan

       Ako rin!

    • tarikan

      A natural reaction from guys like you who do not know how to get the attention of the public. From the little I know about journalism (I took this special subject in H.S. and was a member of the school organ staff), you have to grab the attention of the readers. This is not illegal. One time a colleague had an article in the school organ and he brilliantly titled it “Do Not Read This”. I said the title was brilliant. 

  • $18209031

    Kayumanggis in action.  Love triangle mga ito, from baklengs, to silahis to baklengs at mistresses. Ganon ang ugaling kayumanggis, hilig sa intriga at patayan..

  • $14334231

    may asawa ba ito????…kung meron. laking problema ‘to….nakikisawsaw…..

  • boybakal

    kawawa naman tong si Buboy.

  • Olibo

    Kawawa naman ni  Pacqiao pati pangalan niya nakaladkad tuloy sa crime of passion na wala naman siyang kinalaman. Palagay ko pati barbero niya at manicurista ay minomonitor na ng media para me maibalita.Cheers.

  • John

    Anong ginagawa ng gagong pulis na to at sa boksingero politico sya na assigned? Di ba kaya ni pacman ang magbayad ng secuity detail nya at kelangan pang taxpayers ang magbabayad para sa bodyguad nya?

    at ano ginagwa ng ogag na pulis sa 1 pm dadalaw sa bahay ng babaeng may dalawang anak?PULIS NA BINABAYARAN NG TAUMBAYAN MAG SECURE KAY PACMAN, NAMATAY SA SAKSAK DAHIL SA KALIBUGAN

  • John

    ang bobong secrety ng DILG at ang bobong hepe ng PNP, bakit p may pulis na bodyguards ng politico? daapt ba kaming mga nag babaayd ng buis ang magbayad sa security ng mga politico na magnanakaw? di pa ba sapat ninanakaw nila sa amin?

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