De Liano (Juan) and Akhuetie opened the first quarter with back-to-back shots, signaling a good start for UP despite UE’s Alvin Pasaol threatening to break through their progress. The first quarter ended at 12-7, in favor of the UP dribblers.
According to the post that went viral around Facebook and Twitter, several UP students were accosted by purported police officers on 24 August 2018, on or about 10:30 PM in an area near Maginhawa Street. These students were allegedly instructed to raise their shirts and took their photos without their consent.
In an interview, Sgt. Wilfredo Desierto of the UP Diliman Police (UPDP) Transport Management and Enforcement Team, said that the driver was not overspeeding at that time. “Ang kaso kasi ay hindi overspeeding. Reckless lang yung driver para hindi makita na nabunggo na niya pala ang biktima sa likod ng sasakyan,” he explained. The driver was identified as Emmanuel R. Villamel, a 71-year-old retired Civil Engineer.
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