THE house of a fellow Ako-Bicol Party-list congressman of murdered Rep. Rodel Batocabe was robbed in Legazpi City yesterday morning.
Police said that a robber forcibly entered the residence of Ako Bicol party-list Rep. Alfredo Garbin Jr. at Winsor St. Ridge View Subd., Brgy. Buragwis Legazpi City.
Initial investigation disclosed that the suspect gained entry through the awning-type window of the comfort room located at the second floor of the residence.
While inside the house, police said the suspect took the personal bag of Garbin containing cash and check worth P500,000 and several signature wristwatches.
The incident happened less than a day after Batocabe and his bodyguard, SPO1 Orlando Diaz, were gunned down last Saturday afternoon in Daraga, Albay
At the time of the robbery incident, Garbin was with House Majority Leader and Camarines Sur Rep. Rolando “Nonoy” Andaya Jr. at Legazpi City airport to fetch Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo who paid her last respects to Batocabe at the Arcilla Hall, Bicol University, Daraga, Albay.