PNP Chief General RODOLFO S AZURIN JR., visited the wake of four police officers who died in a vehicular accident on Tuesday at Naawan, Misamis Oriental.

It can be recalled that in the morning of February 11, 2023, a road mishap happened at the National Highway of Brgy., Maputi, Naawan, Misamis Oriental which resulted in the death of seven police officers and two civilians and likewise injured 25 police officers and 3 civilians.

Hence, Chief PNP Azurin together with PMGEN JESUS CAMBAY, JR, TDC, PMGEN RITCHIE MEDARDO A POSADAS, D, NPTI, PBGEN NINO DAVID RABAYA, D, PRBS and PBGEN LAWRENCE B COOP, RD PRO 10 and party paid their respect and handed over financial assistance to some of the families of the victims. They visited the wake of PSSg Marjun Reuyan at Tipanoy, Iligan City; PSMS Eric Generalao at Kauswagan, Lanao del Norte; PSSg Eugene Lagcao at Bacolod, Lanao del Norte; and PSSg Michael Ermac in Iligan City. All families of the victim will receive the same cash assistance and benefits from the PNP.

Meanwhile, the PNP Chief also visited and gave financial assistance to PSSg Jason Pormento, PSSg Peter Paul Llamera, and PSSg Jericho Turtugo who are confined at Adventist Medical Center, Iligan City.

In his statement, PGEN AZURIN assures the family of the victims that the PNP will support any expenses that will be incurred in their operation and medical expenses.

“We can see the effort of the PNP National Leadership with the instruction ng ating Pangulo na si President Ferdinand ‘Bongbong’ Marcos to ensure na maayos ang lahat lalo na ang mga namatay na pulis natin at saka yung pagpapagamot. So, this is part of the program of the President to ensure the benefits and entitlement ng ating kapulisan na matatanggap nila because of the unfortunate incidents,” he said. ###