‘Bikoy’ BP shoots up; gets admitted to hospital–PNP chief

By: /INQ.net May 24,2019 - 02:01 PM

Peter Joemel Advincula alias “Bikoy.” Photo from Philippine National Police – Criminal Investigation and Detection Group


MANILA, Philippines — Peter Joemel Advincula, who claimed to be “Bikoy” in the “Ang Totoong Narcolist” videos, was admitted to the Philippine National Police (PNP) General Hospital in Camp Crame on Friday after his blood pressure shot up.

“Nagshoot up yung BP (blood pressure) niya na 130 over 90, at parang ang sinabi nya nahihilo raw sya, so pinahospital muna namin sya, probably kailangan nyang magpahinga,” PNP chief Gen. Oscar Albayalde said.

The PNP chief said that Advincula was rushed to the hospital initally after complaining of dizziness.

“I think actually naka-hospital sya based from the feedback that I got,” Albayalde said in a press conference at Camp Crame in Quezon City.

He said the situation of Advincula is being evaluated by doctors, whether he could be discharged already from the hospital.

In a series of videos, Advincula initially linked President Rodrigo Duterte’s family and allies in illegal drug activities.

However, on Thursday,  Advincula recanted his allegations, saying those were lies orchestrated by the Liberal Party (LP) and by Senator Antonio Trillanes IV. (EditorJonathan P. Vicente)

Follow us: @inquirerdotnet on Twitter | inquirerdotnet on Facebook

Read Next

Disclaimer: The comments uploaded on this site do not necessarily represent or reflect the views of management and owner of Cebudailynews. We reserve the right to exclude comments that we deem to be inconsistent with our editorial standards.

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.