Cornejo now in Taguig court-A A +A
Tuesday, May 6, 2014
MANILA -- A day after she yielded herself to the authorities, fugitive model Deniece Cornejo was presented to the Taguig Regional Trial Court (RTC) on Tuesday morning.
In a radio report, Cornejo, accompanied by police, relatives and lawyers, arrived in Taguig RTC around 8 a.m.
Cornejo was presented to Judge Paz Ezperanza, who will decide where Cornejo will be detained.
Cornejo, who was accompanied by her granduncle, Rod Cornejo, and some lawyers, surrendered to police around 4 p.m. May 5.
Cornejo spent the night and was detained at the Police Anti Trans-national Crime Unit after conducting booking procedures.
Cornejo, together with the arrested suspects Cedric Lee, Simeon "Zimmer" Raz and several others, is facing serious illegal detention and grave coercion cases for the alleged mauling of actor Vhong Navarro in a condominium in Taguig City last January 22. (Sunnex)