Police officer in Atimonan clash no stranger to shootouts

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Supt. Hansel Marantan, who led the government security force that engaged a group of alleged criminals in a bloody clash in Atimonan, Quezon, on Sunday had been involved in three widely publicized, if not controversial, gun battles previously.

“Marantan is not new in this kind of daring and deadly police operation. He is known to be a good police operative,” said a senior police official who had worked with him.

“But he was also known as an ‘operator.’ He had links with  ‘shady characters’ and personalities involved in illegal gambling and other unlawful activities in Calabarzon,” the source added.

In the gun battle in Quezon, three active police officers—among them Supt. Alfredo Consemino—were killed along with 10 other supposed members of a private armed group.

Marantan, 41, sustained three bullet wounds on his legs and left arm in the shootout.

Inquirer sources in the Philippine National Police said the fire fight was triggered by a turf war between warring syndicates involved in “jueteng,” an illegal numbers game.

But Marantan on Tuesday dismissed allegations by fellow officers interviewed by the Philippine Daily Inquirer that he and a sibling were involved in illegal gambling. “Maybe they are involved, not I or my sibling.”

He did not elaborate on the sibling and the Inquirer sources likewise declined to say whether the sibling is male or female.

“I don’t have any sibling who operates jueteng or STL,” Marantan told the Inquirer in a brief phone interview from his hospital bed in Manila. He referred to the state-run Small Town Lottery launched by the government to counter jueteng.

He said the intelligence report on the armed group and the operation was approved by Chief Supt. James Melad, Calabarzon’s police director. But Melad in a phone interview Tuesday said he knew little about the operation.

“Marantan texted me on Sunday morning informing me that they were conducting surveillance operations on a certain group that carried firearms. My instruction for him was to coordinate with the Quezon police and the station commanders. As to how they coordinated, it’s best you ask the Quezon police director,” Melad said.

Melad said he did not know how solid Marantan’s intelligence information was. “But we have been looking into this for a while. Loose firearms have been the focus of our attention, specially with an election coming up,” he said.

A top police official in Calabarzon, who refused to be named, said that Sunday’s operation was not coordinated with the regional intelligence division.

Benefit of the doubt

Sen. Panfilo Lacson, however, defended Marantan. The chairman of the Senate national defense committee who is a former PNP chief said Marantan had been wounded in action.

“Instead of demonizing him, he should at least be given the benefit of the doubt, if we can’t commend his efforts,” Lacson said.

The senator said that the group Marantan was up against had been providing “services” to “big-name and small-time” politicians and that these included the assassination of their opponents.

“The fight against crime groups and criminal gangs can sometimes be very frustrating, not to mention highly risky, physically and career-wise. Believe me, I know whereof I speak,” the senator said.

Valle Verde gang

In December 2005, Marantan made the headlines when he and his colleagues in the Highway Patrol Group (HPG) clashed with members of the Valle Verde car theft gang.

Three alleged members of the syndicate—Anton Cu-Unjieng, Francis Xavier Manzano and Brian Anthony Dulay—were killed in the shootout, which the police said was a result of a legitimate operation.

But a crew of UNTV caught the alleged gun battle on video. The footage showed the policemen shooting at the supposed car thieves as they lay motionless inside the car.

Relatives of the victims, who all belonged to wealthy families, later claimed that the three men were killed by police.

Marantan, then a police senior inspector, and his men were charged with murder. But the case against them was downgraded to homicide and is now pending in the Supreme Court after the victims’ relatives sought a reconsideration.

Despite the pending case, Marantan was promoted twice. He became a police superintendent (the equivalent of a lieutenant colonel in the military) in 2009.

Marantan also was involved in the December 2009 shootout with suspected robbers in Parañaque City which led to the death of 16 people, including seaman Alfonso de Vera and his 7-year-old daughter.

At that time, he was assigned with the HPG Task Force Limbas, which conducted the operation against the dreaded Alvin Flores robbery group.

Fire fight with kidnappers

Marantan, a graduate of Philippine National Police Academy Class 1998, was among the several PNP personnel investigated for the incident, but he was not charged in connection with the deaths of the father and daughter.

In October 2010, Marantan was again in the news when he and his subordinates in the 415th Provincial Police Mobile Group killed eight purported members of a kidnapping syndicate in a gun battle.

Like the fire fight in Atimonan, the clash also occurred in a checkpoint  manned by Marantan’s men and Army soldiers.

A check by the Inquirer with the PNP Internal Affairs Service and the National Police Commission showed that Marantan did not have any pending administrative case.

An intelligence police officer said one of those slain in the Atimonan fire fight, Victorino “Vic Siman” Atienza Jr., an alleged illegal gambling kingpin in Laguna, was “a former friend” of Marantan.

The official said Atienza had a misunderstanding with Marantan, which eventually prompted Atienza to file a case against Marantan in the Office of the Ombudsman.

“Marantan had a personal grudge against Vic Siman. The operation in Atimonan was a personal thing for him,” the police official said. With a report from Cathy Yamsuan

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  • charlie_oscar

    This hit squad groupo was in 2 identical SUV’s and a total of 14 all with with many weapons…They feel invincible and able to take out any small PNP patrol…what they did not expect is professional military security unit… oops! Quezon is a safer place to live today.

    • batangpaslit

      yes, talo ang bodyguards na sundalo at pulis
      pero kung tutuong bodygaurds ang mga namatay na pulis at sundalo, bakit hindi man lang naka paputok ng baril?
      iisa lang ang kanilang natamaan.
      i do not think those dead soldiers and deat police officers were really trained as close-in bodyguards
      ang mga pamilya walang karapatang umangal.
      tinanggap nila ang “trabaho” na maging bodyguard. to be killed or to die from the hands of the enemy comes with the territory as bodyguards

    • Htee

      One down, another takes its place…
      Don’t be so gullible….

    • tanga_hanga_ni_abnoy

       kung kriminal ka, gagamit ka ng sasakyan bearing your name and 13 of the 14 guns recovered from the scene were registered? yan b tinatawag nilang gun for hires syndicate? nagkaka onsehan lang malaman to..malalim ang ugat nito pero mejo obvious yung pagkaka tirada

  • rouelcalzita

    It’s very clear in the context of this news and even in the other newspapers and also on TV news that Marantan and Mr. Vic are knew each other.
    Marantan planned very well to carry out Vic Siman whom closes surveillance for long time. Since then departed their friendship due to money involved.
    Crook police officer who provided protection to certain individual doing illegal means, once you break your ties each other, one would be carried out and vice versa. Smarter one would stand alone.
    It’s an old melody that these were involved in gun for hire. Of course they have to carry firearms because of their nature of business.
    They were just subdued and unprepared to retaliate because the opposing team is already at aim towards them.

    • bagombong

       bakit ni isa walang binuhay or agaw buhay man lang, wala talaga silang itinirang buhay na magsasalita.

  • batangpaslit

    kung ganon kagaling is Col Maratrat, hindi takot maki pag sagupa sa mga armadong ungas, pulis man o sundalo o kriminal, i would commend him

    • Htee

      Bigyan mo ng medalya….

      • batangpaslit

        kaya lang may downside na info
        dapat ma imbestiga muna. sabi ng isang news item, eh, protector sia sa kabila
        masilamuot ang news reports

  • Htee

    1 WORD…..

    PUSAKAL.

  • randyaltarejos

    PNP Supt. Hansel Marantan, one of the police officers wounded in the shootout with alleged gun-for-hire criminals in Atimonan, Quezon recently, was a former friend of Vic Atienza, an illegal gambling kingpin the Calabarzon area. If I were the editor of this newspaper (PDI), I’d tell my reporter that the next angle of the follow-up story would be to find out how did Marantan and Atienza become friends? What happened to the case filed by Vic Atienza before the Office of the Ombudsman? If they’re friends, what drove Atienza to file a case against Marantan before the Office of the Ombudsman? And probably, another question would be: “How come Marantan, despite his direct involvement in a series of shootouts with criminals, which led to complaints from relatives, had no administrative cases pending at the National Police Commission?” Were the shootouts part of the legitimate operations of the PNP or not? Does he have any links to the illegal gambling operations in the Calabarzon area?And while the investigation on the alleged shootout is on-going, PNP Chief Allan Purisima should order Marantan back to the PNP headquarters while awaiting the results of the probe.

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_3UAABFPUE5ZKBXOAGLWL6POGWU joel genese

      Please repost your allegation to other forum and as many as you can so the people may know. Until it reaches whoever is concern and to pressure the authorities.

  • doncleo

    Nakakapagtaka naman Kapag may rub-out sa carjacking o jueteng nandyan si Marantan…Siguro ang lakas maglagay nito kasi ang bilis ng promotion..41yrs old pa lang Lt.Col. na..yung tama nya sa braso at paa gawa gawa nya lang yan para ma-promote uli..KAPAL MO MARANTAN.!!

  • bagombong

    bakit wala ni isa man lang survivor sa 13 patay, ibig sabihin, wala talaga silang binuhay na puwedeng magsalita…napakaimposible na ni isa man lang na agaw buhay, kasi 13 sila sa 2 SUV…isang SUV ay 7 sila, ibig sabihin , siksikan sila kaya, paano di man lang nabuhay yun nasa gitna, ibig sabihin talagang wala silang itinirang buhay.

    • Edward Castro

      wala naman silang planong hulihin at panagutin yun mga victims e. ambush talga yan. outnumbered, outgunned at out of position mga suv’s kaya pwede silang pasukuin kasi sitting ducks sila sa position nila. ang rule of engagement na sinundan nila ay”dead men tell no tales”

  • regie

    kung talagang magaling si marantan dapat ipadala ito sa sulu or basilan dhil kailangan natin ang mga magagaling na official ng pulis doon….

    • http://www.facebook.com/na.mits.9 Na Mits

      tama. kailangan natin ng pulis na magaling tsaka matabang, sa sulu at basilan.

  • milespacker

    The authorities should conduct a lifestyle check on Maratnan as SOP.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/FQQPZLNOMD2EBFTHSWOP6QGZWY Marshall

    kung sa mga firecrackers nga nag-aagawan ang mga pulis lalo na pag pera na ang pinag-usapan..talagang magpapatayan tong mga lespung ito…

  • tanga_hanga_ni_abnoy

    loose fire arms and yet, 13 of the 14 guns recovered were properly registered..yan b yung mga hired guns tas ung plate number pa e special plate bearing his name..tsk tsk..labanan talaga ng parehong sindikato to 

  • Mananandata69

    Baka pakana ni Marantan ang check point alam nya na dadaan ang 2 SUV na ito.Imagine, nobody survived doon sa sinasabi nilang mga suspects. It can be syndicates vs. syndicates. A nice actions movie if ever maipalabas. tiyak gagawin movie na naman ito

  • Toby Maguire

    True or not.  It only confirms, yet again, the wise saying that “He who lives by the sword, shall die by the sword.”

    • patrickinca

       Bakit si berdugong lacson ay buhay pa?

      • don alto

         Ang sabi: “He who lives by the sword, shall die by the sword.”

        May SWORD ba si LACSON, ha?  ha?

        Teka, hindi kaya SWARD ka? …LOL!!!

  • etomacq

    Gaano ba kabigat ang paratang ni Marantan na  GUN FOR HIRE  ang mga biltima? Malamang gawagawa nya lang ang paratang para cover up sa plano nyang ambush. Malakas ata ang backer nito… Legitimate ambush hindi shoot out… Malacanang lang napaniwala nila. LOL!

  • s1ck0fit4ll

    ayos talaga PNP natin.. magpromote ng mamatay tao.. ayos

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_QSBNZB3TEKHJE5A74STZTTUHC4 ed0408

    This is something the NBI should investigate thoroughly. I believe there is something very fishy and these people are well-connected with the politicians, police and military. I think these is a very big syndicate which will shake up the entire police and military establishment. The NBI should do a thorough investigation on this incident.

    • s1ck0fit4ll

      i would think that with noynoying at the helm, these kind of things don’t happen anymore.. BUT THEY DO! tsk tsk

      • juan_tanga

        at ano naman ang ginawa ng idol mong si GMA? ay t@nga!.

  • pasaway008ako

    Dapat lang na sabitan ninyo ng medalya si Supt Marantan sa kanyang kagitingan! Wala na ba kayong desente at hindi ninyo makita ang tatag niya sa kanyang tungkulin? Tingnan ninyo kung sino ang kumakalaban sa kanya? Mga mayayaman na mandurugas naman, kaya yumayaman sila dahil sa dugas, iyan ang ginagamit na lampin o saya para hindi halata!!!  

  • basyong

    siguradong pagtatakpan ni pingky yang manok niya.ibinalik lang yung kuratong sa angulo ng mga napatay.kung si palparan e berdugo etong si marantan e cold blooded killer na walang awang tinetepok ang mga walang kalaban laban.style ni ni pingky kaya lahat ng kademonyohan sinusunod. mga walang awang papatay dahil mga psycho killers.dapat talagang mabura sa mundo ang mga taong ganito

  • wehd1nga

    rubout, hulidap at masacre ang kulang na lang diyan ay
     yung backhoe ni datu unsay.

  • Pok2

    Nakakaawa yung mga nadamay at na propromote pa itong taong ito. Walang ROE (Rules of Engagement) na sinusundan itong si Marantan. Pati Mag amang walang laban sa Paranaque, pinaliguan ng bala. Marami na siyang utang ng dugo. Pati si Satanas takot diyan.

  • boybakal

    Police officer in Atimonan clash NO STRANGER TO SHOOTOUTS.

    With so many people he killed in an operation 3,16, 8 and now 13, it is not a Shootout but more of Rub Outs.
    Parang firing squad kung bumaril, walang kalaban laban ang kalaban.

  • scorpio15

    Pag Pera ang kumilos kahit ano pa ang masamang record ng isang ta-o ay mabale wala. Pera pera lang ika nga sa Pinas.

    Kaya sa ganon ang Pinas ay ma-iiwan talaga sa Pansitan.

  • $16638896

    cguro nga pwedeng bigyang ng benefit of the doubt sa ngayon. pero pag tiningnan mo ung record nya, parang may pagka kuratong sya. tigok lahat ng sindikato na bka sya rin ang nag ooperate, hinala lang naman ito. NBI dapat ang mag investigate dito.

  • kismaytami

    Di na ko magtataka kung i-promote ito ni aquino sa ranggong general.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_VY25ZOHU3FJFFX6CYSH5W4AX3I sugbu

    Marantan is supposed to be the Team leader ….BAKIT siya lang ang andoon sa massacre ???? Hindi kasama ang ibang member ng unit…..according sa basa ko… 24 local INP plus 25 sa Army at Siya lang sa Intel…..tsk  tsk  tsk.

    • http://www.dafk.net/what/ Kilabot ng mga Balahibo

       kasi batikan na ang pangalan nya sa mga massacre

      the recent 1 as first example.
      yung valle verde shootout.
      yung paranaque shoot out (where a seaman and his daughter were killed)

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_VY25ZOHU3FJFFX6CYSH5W4AX3I sugbu

        nakakapangilabot …..nabasa ko rin yong unang case niya…awarded pa ang unit niya…..masyadong ma illusion ang tao na ito

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/74DX67S5U6H557SPUXS5XZ6QJI Alisto Juan

    “He is known to be a good police operative,” said a senior police official who had worked with him.”
    Yes, he is good kasi siya ang may hawak nito. Ang PNP lang ang pinakamatinik na pulis sa boung mundo, talo lahat kahit ang NYPD, They response within 5 mins., e tayo, walang minutes to response dahil ang pulis mismo ang gumawa ng krimen. . yung mga bata nila pag hindi na napakinabangan, pagtrabahuin tapos papatayin, nagka medal ang Ha— na pulis.. . 

  • koolkid_inthehouse

    Mr. Lacson the truths are coming out.  Are you dumb enough not to notice?

  • koolkid_inthehouse

    Purisima should answer about this case.  Looks like the bottom ranks are making people get confuse plus the media’s inefficient reporting really makes this case as clear as the sewer water of Manila.

  • http://twitter.com/whipnsaddle Bastonero

    Pinagdaanan din ni Lacson yan kaya sangga sya kay Marantan, remember Kuratong Baleleng case?…Yung imbestigador sa kaso ng K. Baleleng nagresign at nagpunta sa US na may kapatid na ‘Eyer malapit kay Lacson…

  • http://twitter.com/whipnsaddle Bastonero

    Imagine si Marantan Class 98 lang binanatan yung class 86?

    • don alto

      SO?? ….

  • duviz7533

    as simple as this..the alleged group forgot to deliver the monthly retainers fee

  • juan_tanga

    what overkill? each one only died once.

    I would rather have marantan man a checkpoint than these 13 roam the streets. marantan had the balls to walk up to a tinted vehicle with questionable plate number and peek inside their vehicle.

    ang daming DUWAG na naman na nagmamarunong dito.

    • koolkid_inthehouse

      Its not what you think.  Its a massacre, maybe they were killed in an ambush and and set up a check point in the scene of the killing.

      Maratnan has a motive, a turf war on illegal vices.  They could have apprehended them without any firefight at all if they’re are suspected and have evidence.  But so far its only hearsays and gossips that the dead are into illegal gambling.  No hard evidence that the dead are gun for hire or jueteng lords.

      Why not apprehend them one at a time, the police is telling the Filipino people lies.  Show some proof or surveillance video the illegal activity of the dead.

      I think Maratnan is the hitman of the PNP top brass if they want to eliminate somebody that might compromise the generals illegal activities.

      • juan_tanga

         you dont know anything boy!

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_VY25ZOHU3FJFFX6CYSH5W4AX3I sugbu

      questionable ???? PNPA plate number iyon..

      • juan_tanga

         kung PNPA plate, mga santo na ang sakay? ay t@nga!

    • tohellwithhypocrites

      juan, tanga ka nga…

  • Komen To

    “The senator said that the group Marantan was up against had been providing “services” to “big-name and small-time” politicians and that these included the assassination of their opponents.”

    Is this a warning that some politicians will be assassinated? If this group is gun 4 hire, and them being promoted, then we will see a lot of mercenaries in the PNP. Horrible scenario

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_WYX4ZTAV4BUGW2RIMT45CPYBGA Pio Gante

    one has to be a ‘shady character’ to know one, ain’t it right mr. lacson?

    it’s been a trend in the police service that instead of being true to their sworn oath  to serve and protect the citizenry, an officer, in order to be promoted ahead of others and get juicy positions, will  make noise, be controversial and and always in the limelight that ‘s why i won’t be surprised if someday mr. marantan will have stars landing on his shoulders, that is if karma won’t get him first.

  • pnoy dxb

    we need more maratnan in PNP with big balls, pagaling ka sir,

    • indiots

      yes saludo ako dyan…may mga masama segurong pulis na ang tinitira ay mga inosente.

      at least kung masama man itong si maratnan, ang tinitira n’ya ay masasama rin…

    • juan_tanga

       high-ranking official nag escort sa nagpapa jueteng? hehe. i’ll take marantan’s side anytime!

  • boldyak

    Lacson really likes the caliber of Marantan, I will not be surprised if Marantan will be working with the senator in the near future…Marantan will be in “GOOD HANDS”…he will be untouchable…haha

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/44XCXHEOF5JX5BJV5SGBNAYI5Y I

    Can somebody also investigate the relationship of Marantan with Lacson? Baka naman bata ni Lacson si Marantan at may atraso si Consemino kay Lacson.

  • uugodugod

    naku po! ito namang aking si lacson sana ay ako ay hanga na pero sa iyong sinabi ay nawawalan ako ng gana!

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_4R3GZTGML26TV2VGS6RVHP2THM Fred

    Kahit ano pang kwento ang lumabas, ang bottom line ay PNP corrupt pa rin.
    Ang dami mong trabaho sa hanay mo Gen Purisima.

  • Rio Legaspi

    Sad but true…you need a lot of changes before you convinced the public. So in general terms: WHAT WE GOT HERE IS FAILURE IN THE SYSTEM!!! PLAIN AND SIMPLE!!!

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_WYX4ZTAV4BUGW2RIMT45CPYBGA Pio Gante

    gunfighter extraordinaire, yeah right, except that the other side isn’t shooting back.

  • doublecross

    WANTED:  MARANTAN….!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • virtualnook

    if they were truly hired killers, Maratrat conveniently silenced these 13 “hired guns” and no one will ever know who they work for and who their victims have been.  If it was a shootout, why stop and be mercilessly butchered at a check-point? And why hastily create a “checkpoint” manned by men in uniform who were not in uniform? From every angle, and from the horses’s mouths (that of a Supt & that of a Senator), the incident points to a rub-out (perhaps of a rival group). Weave more tales as you please.  Behind every lie hides the truth.

  • indiots

    kayo na ang magpulis… dami nyong sinasabi he he he.

    pagtinanong mo ang mga chinese kung gaano kasama si mao tse tong, sasagutin ka nila maybe 40 percent. pero ang tinitingnan nila yong 60% na mabuting nagawa.

    sa pilipinas 60 tama at nagkamali ka ng 40 wala ka na….

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/JL6J2DTAMYXZ2DPBU22TB6C6UI Junior

    Maratnan history speaks for itself…..and he never have a administrative case against him,he has a protector on the top brasses of PNP.On the other side,i do believe that Consemino and his group were involved in the illegal gambling. 

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/JL6J2DTAMYXZ2DPBU22TB6C6UI Junior

    Some of the articles i read.There was lone survivor ,where is he now?his statements are crucial to the on going investigation if he’s not going to lie under oath.It was also mentioned that there was third car on the convoy that turn around and sped away during the shootiNG.

    To DAILY INQUIRER …..good job.

  • Barak_O

    dapat gawan ng pelikula si supt marantan

    starring bobong revilla fvcking indiot

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/4XVVCOAZXYTPN2X3IPFCFDSKFM Melvin

    Dapat pala sa checkpoint sa Mindano i-assigned si Marantan doon sa dinadaanan ng mga truck na may kargang mga troso  ng illegal loggers. Ang mga iyon ang ratratin niya na siyang dahilan ng flash flood kasamang tinatangay pababa ng bundok ang mga putol-putol na mga troso na sanhi ng mass killing tuwing may bagyo…

    • kalikasanipagtanggol

       doon muna kaya sa isabela na kung saan may taga denr na pinagbabaril at pinatay ng mga illegal loggers!

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Charles-Lynel-F-Joven/685946584 Charles Lynel F. Joven

    This shows just how goood our cops at when it comes to overall police work…rubouts and more rubouts….

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/GTVNMZR22PGMS55WQPIJTYB4IY Jaime

    hint, hint…find the third SUV and its occupants. 

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/GTVNMZR22PGMS55WQPIJTYB4IY Jaime

    This wounded and supposed decorated police officer is obviously amateur and does not know how to do his job.  If I am his subordinate I will not go into battle with him and risk my life,  look at his record, its all shootout.  He probably cannot apprehend an unarmed boy scout without a shootout. Who gives him medal and awards?

    • $40586212

      I think you are
      wrong…he is a brave police officer who is not afraid to go after the bad guys.
      He’s only doing his job. Mag police ka kaya kung masikmura mo ang kasamaan ng
      mga tao sa labas.  Ang problema nating
      mga Pilipino…nag-ngangawa wala namang ebidensiya….guys,  give facts.  You have to realize that Marantan has not been proven guilty in a court of law sa mga
      pending cases niya in the past, according to reports. At saka ginagawa lang
      naman niya ang trabaho niya, di ba?  Remember, he is a police officer and his job
      is to come after the criminals. I don’t think na fair kay Supt. Marantan na
      i-blame natin lahat sa kanya. Remember, na meron din siyang mga Superiors to get
      his orders from. And his Superiors described him as a “policeman with balls”
      and “a determined police officer.” He performs well. In one of the  report…it  says that Marantan’s training in the Army’s
      Special Forces and Navy intelligence had honed him to become a “brave police
      officer who is not afraid to get after criminals.” We should actually congratulate him for his
      dedication to serve this country. At saka hindi lang naman si Marantan ang nag pull ng trigger.  Puro speculations…hindi naman na yata tama.

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/GTVNMZR22PGMS55WQPIJTYB4IY Jaime

        I hope he will not be on the roadblock when you’re in a posession of your nail clipper. It may lead to a shootout.

  • Your_King

    Something shady went down and something shady is still going down. This will continue until Aquino stops ignoring all these issues.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_H4PIIBVQK4BSXMIKFRWWAAQAUY Heartrob ng Pugad Baboy

    Matindi padrino nitong si Marantan.  Dami ng involvement sa “shootout”, na promote pa.  

  • juan_tanga

    tsk tsk. ang babait pala nung 13! 

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/IYZNAM5NRKXWS4XB4YP4IDZZ3E Rhouy

    Si Lacson lang naniwala na Shootout to at hindi Rubout kasi gawain nya to,,,Kuratong Baleleng men,,,

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/2DG3R2AAQZDON2KH45T3YC5DOA del pillar

    Have you traced the owner, how much, where did these vehicles acquired??? I believe this fact must be first established because these kind/type of SUVs are very costly? NOW GO DOWN THE LINE AND I AM QUIET SURE THERE WILL BE A GOOD RESULT/S!!

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_RYJTO7WZU5UOBJZM4AX4WMOVH4 nayve

    dilg should lookout his men high ranking and lower, problem long over due wake now gun ban.

    • don alto

      ANO RAW???

  • tohellwithhypocrites

    kung nabaril nga si Marantan ng grupo ni vic siman, dapat ang bala na nakuha sa katawan ni Marantan ay i-examine kung talagang sa mga baril ng mga biktima nanggaling…

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/NV25ZPWMBDYFXEYR3AWQ43ZS5E Hein S

    HULIDAP!!!!

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/GTVNMZR22PGMS55WQPIJTYB4IY Jaime

    He’s no stranger to a shootout yet he never learned how to contain or prevent it.  So why give him awards?  Is our officials so inept like him?

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