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Soldier accused of kidnapping two UP students died last year — AFP 07/20/2011

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Soldier accused of kidnapping two UP students died last year — AFP

07/20/2011
One of the accused soldiers in the disappearance of University of the Philippines students Sherlyn Cadapan and Karen Empeno in 2006 died last year, the military said yesterday.

Military Human Rights Office (HRO) chief Col. Domingo Tutaan Jr. said M/Sgt. Donald Caigas passed away last year due to sickness.

Tutaan said a certification of Caigas death will be presented by the Armed Forces of the Philippines’ (AFP) Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Personnel or J1 during the next hearing at the Department of Justice.

According to Tutaan, it is now up to the court to act on the death of Caigas regarding the case..... MORE

SourceThe Daily Tribune

URL: http://www.tribuneonline.org/metro/20110720met4.html

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