Nov 25, 2020 @ 19:55
Ambush footage of killed Cebu lawyer released
The short footage of the ambush of Cebuano lawyer, Joey Louis Wee surfaced after news of his death was condemned by the Integrated Bar of the Philippines-Cebu.
The abogado can be seen walking to the staircase up his office when two unidentified men begin following him.
In the video, you can see them pointing a gun and shooting Wee down. There is a stranger who witnessed the scene and was also threatened by the gunmen, forcing her to run away.
She eventually came back and was helped by another deliveryman to come to the abogado’s aid. Wee’s death came just a month and 2 weeks after abogado James Joseph Gupana survived an ambush slay in Lapu-Lapu City.
According to reports, Wee was known to handle high-profile cases in Cebu including a corruption case over lamp posts installed in Lapu-Lapu and Mandaue.