A policer officer in Mandaue City was allegedly involved in a truck driver assault which happened on Friday afternoon at Barangay Looc, Mandaue City.
The police, together with another armed man were caught in a viral video as they assaulted the truck driver.
Facebook user Danica Njela Mier Alcontin uploaded a video on Friday afternoon, August 26, showing the two men, one wearing an orange shirt and the other in a black T-shirt, punching and forcing the truck driver to get out. She also posted screenshots of the suspects as to easily identify them.
Fortunately, the armed men in the video involved in truck driver assault was in less than 24 hours positively identified, one of which is a police officer!
Mandaue City Mayor Luigi Quisumbing confirmed the suspects’ identity through a Facebook post, reiterating that he is addressing the truck driver assault issue. He added further that investigations were ongoing.
However, the Mandaue City Government will not release the names of the men while the probe is on. The assaulted truck driver’s name is as well being withheld although the video has clearly showed the truck is under the Triple L. Comprehensive Aircon and Refrigration Service with plate number GHD-466.