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Village chair wanted for rape surrenders

/ 08:01 PM June 20, 2019

ILIGAN CITY—A village chair accused of raping a village employee surrendered to police on Thursday (June 20) after a warrant of arrest was issued for him.

Joel Jumawan, 42, chair of Barangay San Miguel here, was accused of raping the village park sweeper, 43.

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Jumawan denied it, saying he surrendered to clear his name and following the issuance of an arrest warrant for him. DIVINA SUSON (Editor: Tony Bergonia)

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