Breaking News: Around 4:30 P.M., today, a private plane with DILG Secretary Jesse Robredo aboard along with 4 others crashes off the shoreline of Masbate, a report confirmed by the Bombo Radyo.
Meanwhile, the secretary’s aide-de-camp, Sr. Inspector Jun Abrazado was already rescued alive.
As at this time of writing, there has been no report yet confirming the survival of the secretary and the 2 others who are still missing.
Reports over Bombo Radyo confirmed that the private plane left Cebu to Naga when the plane crashes off Masbate.
UPDATE as of 7:50 P.M., rescue [retrieval] operation was stopped for the meantime according to Bombo Radyo report.
UPDATE as of 8:30 P.M., Bombo Radyo latest report: rescue operation continued.
UPDATE as of 8:55 P.M., still, Secretary Robredo and the 2 others are missing.
- On Robredo and others rescue: Hope for a significant development, says Roxas (rqjavines.wordpress.com)