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Taguig judge loses 40K cash, other valuables while working out in Pasay gym

By: - Reporter / @CMarquezINQ
/ 10:12 AM July 17, 2019

MANILA, Philippines — An executive judge of the Taguig Metropolitan Trial Court (MTC) lost  P40,000 in cash and other valuables while working out in a Pasay City gym on Tuesday afternoon.

Pasay police identified the victim as Hon. Judge Bernard Bernal, 41, executive judge of Taguig City MTC Branch 74.

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Police said Bernal entered the gym and placed his personal things inside his locker to start his workout session at around 3:45 p.m.

After his workout, Bernal returned to his locker and discovered that his items were already missing.

Police among the lost items included his wallet, a diamond ring worth P275,000, the P40,000 cash, his driver’s license, a credit card; and his Integrated Bar of the Philippines card.

Police said there was no closed-circuit television (CCTV) installed in the gym’s locker area.

Bernal then immediately reported the theft to the Pasay police for investigation. /muf

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