Cop tells bosses: There was no rape

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After the “rape,” he gave the alleged victim P40 for her fare home.

This and other details have emerged in the rape charge filed by a 15-year-old girl against a Parañaque City police officer, who surrendered to his superiors on Friday after a two-day absence.

Senior Insp. Muljani Dugasan was apologetic to fellow policemen “for all the trouble” he had caused yet he was ready with a defense lawyer when he showed up at headquarters, according to acting city police chief Senior Supt. Andrei Felix.

“He said he pitied his family and that he was also scared of going to jail,” Felix told the Inquirer Saturday.

He said Dugasan, commander of Police Community Precinct (PCP) 3, was placed under restrictive custody and will face administrative charges aside from the criminal complaint already filed Thursday in the city prosecutor’s office.

Dugasan denied accusations that he raped a second-year high school student also from Parañaque in his private car on the headquarters’ parking lot on Sucat Road Tuesday night, Felix said.

“He said he can’t do such a thing. ‘Why would I do that when I’m already due for retirement?’”  he said.

Felix said Dugasan also belied the rape complainant’s claim that they were total strangers since they already knew each other long before the incident.

“The other policemen (at PCP3) also said the girl had been friends to some of them and was a regular visitor to the station,” he said.

The beleaguered officer was advised by his lawyer to save the rest of his statements for the court, he said.

Dugasan, 55, is up for retirement in August with no prior record of abuse and other offenses since joining the force in 1978, Felix said.

Quoting the girl’s complaint affidavit, Felix said she went to PCP3 around 7 p.m. Tuesday. The girl was waiting for “a policeman friend” when Dugasan approached her and asked who she was looking for.

When she didn’t answer, Dugasan again tried to start a conversation by letting her read the text messages he was receiving from another woman. He then seized the moment to ask for her cell phone number.

When the girl told him that she had to go home to Barangay Sto. Niño because her mother was already looking for her, Dugasan was quick to offer her a ride.

She initially declined but eventually agreed because he was persistent, and waited for a few more minutes as he went back to his office to get his service firearm.

On the way to Sto. Niño, Dugasan stopped at a fast food outlet and placed drive-through orders for both of them. From there, he drove to the parking lot of Parañaque police central station.

Inside the parked vehicle, Dugasan allegedly started kissing and touching the girl. She protested by asking: “Kailangan po ba ito? (Is this necessary?)”

At one point, the girl slapped the officer’s hand to make him stop, but Dugasan went on to touch her private parts. She said there was penetration involved.

According to the affidavit, the girl still managed to text her policeman friend while being molested, asking him to fetch her because she was already “being kissed by an old man.”

When this friend rang her up, she told Dugasan that it was her mother calling and that she needed to go home. This finally made the officer stop.

Dugasan dropped her off at Amvel, which is near the station, and gave her “P40” for her ride home. She said she went home in tears and reported the alleged abuse to her parents, who filed a complaint that same night.

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

    ” At one point, the girl slapped the officer’s hand to make him stop, but Dugasan went on to touch her private parts. She said there was penetration involved. ”

    Sir, Chief! Statutary rape po yan, May tulog po kayo… Maghihimas ka ngayon ng rehas matandang manyak… Talagang walang naulol na tuta…

    • batangpaslit

      the “penetration”, was it finger or genitalia?

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/BXPFY2NP3KNS6XLFTXA47GIKMQ Rodolfo

         or “something” else , maybe ?

      • batangpaslit

        kung dila…what i wonder is:
        kung nag resist sia, hindi sia ma masalat doon dahil she could just move here hips.

  • Mr Moonlight

    and why did you take the girl for a ride? what was that for, the most damaging evidence is the drive in food stop. Better unleash all your money to buy the prosecutor, the judge. Scared of going to jail?

  • AllaMo

    Sana makulong na yan, para makatikim din nang rape.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/3AXROSN6LN5YP66EONOKGSSYFY Ngiping Dilaw

    Bakit angnisang teen ager ay sasama sa lalaki na nagiisa lang sya? Regular visitor sa police station? Istambay sya sa police station pa na karamihan lalake. Kailangan po ba ito? Saan ka nakakita ng rereypin e itatanong pa kung kailangan pa ba yun? Baka humiram ng pera, kaya ang tanong kung kailangan pa ba yun kapalit ng pera. Ang isang teen ager di dapat sama ng sama kung kani kanino lang. Sabi nya nagtext sya sa kaibigang pulis noong sya ay minomolestya! Sino namang rapist ang namumwersa ka ng babae ,pinipilit mo , inaabuso mo pero hinahayaan mong hawak ang telepono at nagte text. Noong nag ring yung phone nya sinabi nya na nanay nya yon at pinauuwi sya,kaya tumigil yung pulis. Ang rapist tumigil sa pagmolestiya dahil pinauuwi ng nanay yung babae? Maliit naman talaga yung 40 pamasahe lang ang ibinigay. Menor de edad na tambay sa police station.

    • batangpaslit

      may punto…

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/3AXROSN6LN5YP66EONOKGSSYFY Ngiping Dilaw

        Di alam ng ating mga kababayan. May mga drug addict na teenager na tao ng mga drug lord. May libreng drugs ka basta ipahamak mo yung pulis na kalaban ng drug pushers. May mga pulis ding kasabwat. Napupuna ba ninyo ang daming rape cases ng mga pulis? Lalaking menor de edad babaing menor de edad basta bigyan lang ng pang load sa cellphone pwede ng molestiyahin with consent. Yung iba naman basta may pambili ng drugs sa halagang 200 okey na.

    • diamond_digger

      The issues you raised, while tenable and possibly happened, are not acceptable defenses to a charge of rape. In fact, even a wife or spouse, can file rape against her husband if he forces himself on her without her consent. For better enlightenment, read the Anti-Rape Law of 1997 that amended the old definition of rape as embodied in the Revised Penal Code of 1930. It is clear that even a prostitute can file a case of rape if sex is commited with her against her will.

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/3AXROSN6LN5YP66EONOKGSSYFY Ngiping Dilaw

        Tama kahit anong sabihin rape talaga lalo na at menor de edad yung bata. Ang point ko lang ay halimbawa guilty yung pulis pero tingnan din kung ano bang klase yung pagkatao ng biktima dahil baka may naguutos lang sa bata na ipahamak yung pulis. Kasi di normal sa batang babae na nakatambay sa police station.

  • Akoaykanoy

    May tulog dito si sargen at sayang ang kanyang benefits na inaabangan ng kanyang mga bitka padadalhan kita ng plaka ni Elvis na JAILHOUSE ROCK at mag rock n roll ka doon sa jail salute to the sargen that cann’t retire

  • batangpaslit

    bakit naman menor de edad pa? eh, sana, bumayad na lang sia ng isang bayaran na commercial gurl kung gusto niang mag paraos
    sa 30 seconds niang kaligyahan, mag suffer naman sia ng 30 years

    • diamond_digger

       At di kumo binayaran niya ng P40- (aba parang baon ng elementary student) hindi na rape ang ginawa niya sa batang yon. Baboy talaga at naturingan pang opisyal.

  • richard ortega

    bayad at areglo lang ang dating nyan. isang pulis na walanghiya ang makakalusot nanaman.

    • EVILCOUPLE

      Ganun na mangyayari dyan, puede naman kasuhan administratibo.  

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/QPLGYULA5YKRMF3PLMPNDCITKQ Sir Ulrich Van Lichenstein

    Sana lang po hayaan na lang natin na gumulong ang hustisya para sa kanila. Wag na po nating husgahan agad si Mamang Pulis.

    Do not judge, so that you may not be judged. -Matthew 7:1

    • EVILCOUPLE

      Tama ka, pero alam mo naman dito kapag pulis na trouble, tutulungan ng kapwa pulis yan, tignan mo yung boss nya, naka depensive agad.   YANG SA ANTIMONAN massacre mismo yung SOCO nag papabricate ng evidence.   SOCO NA YAN AH. 

      Philippine policemen are the most incompetent and vicious law enforcer in this world.
      GRABE.

  • Akoaykanoy

    Young lady you undress este parade dress coz the eage in uniform is coming to see what is inside the cave

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_TNASVGXZ23VCJWV7KO7WPDIKKI George

    “He said he can’t do such a thing. ‘Why would I do that when I’m already due for retirement?’” he said..”

    Yes Sir, YOU DID it, you know why? beacause you’re a Mamang Pulis and most heinous crime were committed by people like you.

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/3AXROSN6LN5YP66EONOKGSSYFY Ngiping Dilaw

      Tama! kaya nga bakit dyan sa mga nagko commit ng heinous crime nagtatambay ang isang teenager na babae? Bakit sumama syang magisa sa sasakyan nung pulis? May mga underage na tao ng mga drug lords may libre kang drugs basta ikaw ang spy nila sa police station. May kasabwat din silang pulis. Sa ngayon magbigay ka lang ng pangload sa cellphone pwede na yung mga underage, prostitute yung iba. May mga underage na lalaki na bigyan lang ng pang internet na pera pwede ng callboy ang gawain nila.

  • Rovingmoron

    It’s hard to judge what what really took place that night of the alleged rape. The girl’s words against the police official’s words? The public should act as the jury. What do you think? What the girl should do is to undergo a medical examination as to whether there was a mark of laceration during the alleged rape on the complainant.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_NPV7TOHIJPG3UMTLQDTHLQJR7Y Jack

    ang problema dito ni mang dugas ay kinse anyos yon bata. kaya ngayon patay kang bata ka dugasan. sa kaunting himas at sarap, kapalit ay habang buhay na paghihimas ng rehas

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_NPV7TOHIJPG3UMTLQDTHLQJR7Y Jack

    Felix said Dugasan also belied the rape complainant’s claim that they were total strangers since they already knew each other long before the incident.
    if this the case, dugasan is saying that since they each other, he has the right  to rape the 15 year old girl. dugasan, you better keep your mouth shut , you are now corroborating the statement of your victim. remember more talk, more mistakes

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/3AXROSN6LN5YP66EONOKGSSYFY Ngiping Dilaw

    Magingat ang mga tao! kung teenager ka na babae o bastat babae wag kang tatambay dyan sa police station. Mga lalake magingat din. May mga menor de edad na lalake at babae na spy ng drug pushers. Gagawin nila ang iniuutos bastat may libreng drugs. Mga menor de edad na lalake bigyan lang ng perang pang computer papatol na sa kapwa lalake,callboy na mga15 years old pa lang. Sana may mga volunteer na isusumbong ang mga batang yan para di na mapahamak lalo.

  • whyinthisworld

     What might be the reason of this young lady to report the alleged abuse committed by this policeman to her parents if he did not actually rape her. At 15 I don’t think she’s lying.

  • resortman

    Whats in a name?? Dugasan has its root word “dugas” in short mandurugas..magulang, wais,di papatalo, lagi nakakaisa…This man Dugas has to be charged with no less than statutory rape…Retirement in jail is his option, nothing less..

  • AllinLawisFair

    She was 15 years old and he was 55. Whether she consented or not, it is still rape, statutory rape.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/55XNXOYBNF6BG3EWOM5V4YMWXM Pedro

    Patay  kang bata ka DUGASAN. .  wala  ka  ng  lusot  sa  kaso  na  yan. . kulang  ka  sa  self  control. . .ngayon  pati retirement  mo  lagot na !!  Sana magsilbing  aral ang  kasong  ito  sa  iba  pang  pulis  na  matulis. . .

  • Manuel_II

    pwede mo nang maging apo sa tuhod yan, sinayang mo serbisyo mo boy, di pa dyan kasama ang kahihiyan na aabutin ng pamilya mo.

  • doublecross

    general espina, paki lastiguhan mo nga nyan ang u**n, para magtanda.

  • EVILCOUPLE

    Mga pulis talaga sa ating bayan, PINAKA WALANG  KWENTANG ENFORCER, MGA MANYAKIS.    Sabi pa yung bata maraming kilalang kaibigan sa station, 15 years old sa police station at may policeman friend, wow babaw ng alibi mo bossing bakit ? eskwelahan ba yun.

  • EVILCOUPLE

    This policeman didn’t report for two days, for what reason,  siguro GUILTY    !!!!

  • doublecross

    bitayin ang pulis na yan….maniac!

  • charlie_oscar

    Where is Gabriela?   So silent on this?

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/WZVSJZV2S2MG7PXFUBW5H4CMQE floydb

    what does his retirement has to do with rape? if he claims that he is due for retirement and cannot do the rape,  how about the years that have passed that he wasn’t due yet for retirement, has he done some kind of rape or any criminal activity because he is not yet due for retirement. hope this police officer get what is due for him, life time imprisonment without the possibility of parole if he is found guilty plus castration.

  • dikoy321

    Dugasan might know the girl, or the girl knows some policemen in the precint, but RAPE could still even HAPPEN at home, of even if couple are married for a long time !

    Felix should do what he should do, file a CASE against Dugasan, then put him in jail !

    Forward Philippines !!!

  • winglibato

    ** PROBABILITY wise this is really a rape……….

    ASSUMING this is not a rape:: theories

    1. This is to show to us poor filipinos how good are the filipino politicians, It is manipulated by illuminati.

    2. If the policemen will be the most respected people of our society, the it is easier for illuminati to manipulate our country. coz all of us will follow policemen in just 1 click.

    **SINCE us economy is going down and the economic boom is in asia naturally,,TO maintain the american status of being the king and the only dictator of the world—they want to declare A NEW WORLD ORDER…**

  • dodot24

    Scare the life of the girl and family.. Dugasan has connection  to salvage them, to quiet them … wait and see. ….

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