MANILA, Philippines – Members of Philippine Military Academy (PMA) Class of 1976 have debunked reports Cedric Lee, the principal suspect in the mauling and alleged extortion of comedian Vhong Navarro, is one of its adopted and honorary members.
Navarro, who alleged he was assaulted by Lee and companions last January 22, filed of several criminal charges against the businessman and his alleged girlfriend, Deniece Cornejo.
Lee said he and his companions mauled Navarro after they caught him in the act of raping Cornejo.
Reports of Lee’s alleged connections in the military, and even in the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI), surfaced after the scandal hit the media leading to speculations the controversial businessman may use these connections in threatening Navarro. (Click here to read more)