Lagot kang les-pu ka! Mayor Abby orders probe on cop who hit girl
Makati City Mayor Abby Binay as ordered Makati Chief of Police, Sr. Supt. Dionisio Bartolome to investigate a policeman who on Saturday night (April 2) was allegedly caught hitting a girl on camera.
Lawyer Michael Camiña, city legal officer and spokesperson, said Mayor Abby ordered the probe after a netizen posted on Facebook a video of the Makati policeman allegedly pulling out a gun and pointing it at the girl inside a bar along P. Burgos near Makati Avenue.
It was not clear if the cop arrested the girl for an offense. The police officer is a member of Makati Police Station 6.
“Mayor Abby Binay has instructed the Makati Chief of Police, Sr. Supt. Dionisio Bartolome, to investigate the incident,” Camiña said.
He also called on the witnesses to come out and narrate what transpired during the incident.
“In the meantime, we would like to call on those who posted and witnessed the incident to come forward to issue a narration of the event,” Camiña added.