Suspect in rape-slay of 10-year-old girl in Negros town nabbed in drug bust

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Published June 3, 2020, 3:49 PM

By Glazyl Masculino

BACOLOD CITY – After seven months of hiding, a man linked to the rape-slay of a 10-year-old girl in Murcia, Negros Occidental last year, was arrested by the police last week for an illegal drug offense.

Mayor Gerry Rojas of Murcia, Negros Occidental (seated right) and Maj. Robert Dejucos (seated left), town police chief present the rape-slay suspect Edgie Gonzaga (standing left) to the members of the media during a press briefing at the town hall Tuesday. (Photo courtesy of Karen Badilla / MANILA BULLETIN)

The suspect identified as Edgie Gonzaga, 21, of Barangay San Miguel, was presented to the media during a press briefing of Mayor Gerry Rojas at the municipal hall on Tuesday, June 2.

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