- Former opposition Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV faces a new complaint
- The PNP-CIDG has filed a kidnapping case against the former senator
- The complainant accused Trillanes and three others of bribing her to testify against Pres. Rodrigo Duterte
The Philippine National Police-Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (PNP-CIDG) has filed a kidnapping complaint against former Senator Antonio Trillanes IV.
KAMI learned that three other respondents were involved in the case.
In a report by GMA News Online (author Anna Felicia Bajo), aside from Trillanes, Fr. Albert Alejo, lawyer Jude Sabio, and a certain Sister Ling of the Convent of Cannussian Sisters were in the complaint of Guillermina Lalic Barrido, a businesswoman from Davao City.
As stated by the PNP-CIDG, Barrido was “feloniously, maliciously and intentionally” placed under detention against her will for “14 days” and was forced to do something.
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Barrido claimed that Trillanes bribed her to testify against President Rodrigo Duterte in 2017.
She also mentioned that she was detained from Dec. 6 to 21, 2016 at the Convent of Cannussian and was transferred to the Holy Spirit Convent to allegedly forced her to sign an affidavit to discredit the Duterte administration.
In a previous report by KAMI, Trillanes also faced raps over the claims of Peter Joemel Advincula alias “Bikoy” behind the controversial “Ang Totoong Narcolist” videos.
Trillanes is a known staunch critic of President Duterte. Before entering politics, Trillanes served in the Philippine Navy. He was also known for leading the Oakwood Mutiny and Manila Peninsula siege.
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