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Borongan mayor to file raps vs HPG officer who ignored checkpoint

By: - Reporter / @ConsINQ
/ 02:54 PM June 24, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — Borongan City Mayor Jose Ivan Dayan Agda is set to file complaints against the police officer who supposedly violated lockdown protocols when he sped past a checkpoint in the city, the chief of the Philippine National Police-Highway Patrol Group (PNP-HPG) said Wednesday.

“‘Yung (Borongan) mayor ang complainant kaya s’ya mag-file ng case, (The mayor is the complainant so he will file a case.),” PNP-HPG chief Brig. Gen. Eliseo Cruz said in a text message to INQUIRER.net when asked if a complaint was filed against HPG logistics officer Police Lt. Col. Joel Sta. Ana, who allegedly skipped the checkpoint.

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Ana purportedly ignored the quarantine control point at Borongan City in Eastern Samar for a personal visit to his home there.

But Cruz previously said Ana told him that it was an official visit to Region VIII to deliver firearms in Borongan last June 13.

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Cruz said PNP is still investigating Ana’s alleged breach of coronavirus quarantine policies in Borongan.

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TAGS: Borongan City, Checkpoint, coronavirus Philippines, Eastern Samar, HPG, Lt. Col. Joel Sta. Ana, Mayor Jose Ivan Dayan Agda, PNP‎, PNP-HPG
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