Mar 5, 2021 @ 9:02
Iloilo City mayor alarmed over stabbing of fellow abogado
The mayor of Iloilo City, also a lawyer, said he was shocked and dazed when he heard that Atty. Angelo Karlo “AK” Guillen, a regional officer of the National Union of People’s Lawyers, was stabbed Wednesday night.
“I am very much alarmed by the incident that involving one of the lawyers along General Luna Street,” the politiko said.
Guillen is at the hospital after the murder try after two men stabbed him from behind on the head and shoulder. He is a known human rights defender.
“Lawyers only do their function to protect their clients. As a lawyer myself this is doubly important for me to be solved,” Treñas added. “I call on our PNP to do everything to resolve this at the earliest possible time.”