On January 24, 2011, 47-year-old Palawan broadcaster Gerardo “Gerry” Ortega was shot and killed by a lone assailant while shopping in a used-clothing store in Puerto Princesa City. He sustained bullet wounds in the head and body.
By Marlon Ramos
So what ever happened to the tracker teams? The family of murdered Palawan broadcaster and environmentalist Dr. Gerardo Ortega is losing hope his killing will be solved any time soon.
By Delfin Mallari Jr.
, Maricar Cinco
, Redempto Anda
A witness in the 2011 murder of broadcaster-environmentalist Dr. Gerardo Ortega was strangled inside the Quezon provincial jail in Lucena City and did not commit suicide as declared by prison officials, results of a second autopsy showed.
By Jerome Aning
Justice Secretary Leila de Lima on Friday said the death of the alleged lookout in the hit team that murdered Palawan environmentalist-broadcaster Gerardo “Doc Gerry” Ortega would not affect the case that the government is pursuing against the culprits.
By DJ Yap
Police teams are intensifying efforts to locate former Palawan governor Joel T. Reyes and other persons accused of the murder of environmentalist broadcaster Gerardo Ortega last year, officials said on Friday.