Philippines Lifestyle News
POSTED BY: M G MARTIN JULY 29, 2017
A Catholic priest pulled a gun on police after being discovered at a Motel with a 13-year-old girl.
Monseigneur Arnel Fuentes Lagarejos, aged 55, was caught during a crackdown on children being pimped via social media in Marikina City yesterday (Friday, July 28).
Officers said they were “shocked” to discover a priest involved in the crime.
The priest’s superior today issued a statement, urging parishioners to “pray that the truth may come out”.
Antipolo Bishop, Francisco de Leon, wrote: “The Diocese of Antipolo is looking into the matter involving the arrest of Monseigneur Arnel Fuentes Lagarejos as allegedly identified as a suspect in an entrapment operation in Marikina City.
“Thus, we assure the public that we respect the necessary procedures as provided by law in order to further investigate the matter.
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