FOILED EXTORTION ATTEMPT ON ESPINOS

FOILED EXTORTION ATTEMPT ON ESPINOS — Fifth District Rep. Amado Espino Jr. talks to the media last Friday after the successful entrapment and arrest of an Ombudsman employee and his relative who tried to extort P1.35 million in exchange for ‘fixing’ the dismissal of fabricated yet non-existing cases before the Ombudsman against him and his son Bugallon Mayor Jumel Espino. With him are Provincial Accountant Arturo Soriano and Provincial Legal Officer Geraldine Baniqued. (Punchphoto by Leonardo Micua)