Photo Release

August 27, 2019

Update on Negros killings: The Senate Committee on Public Order and Dangerous Drugs, chaired by Sen. Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa, conducts a public hearing on the series of shooting incidents in Negros Oriental. Police officials who attended the hearing gave an update on their investigation on the string of shooting incidents which killed at least 21 persons – 17 civilians and four policemen in just 10 days, from July 18 to July 28, 2019. Killings continued this month, claiming at least four more lives. Also in photo is Sen Panfilo Lacson. (PRIB Photo by Cesar Tomambo/27 August 2019)