MANILA / CASE FILES ON TEEN KILLINGS LOST IN FIRE
Case folders on the killing of teenagers Kian de los Santos and Carl Angelo Arnaiz may have been among the files consumed by a fire that broke out at the Caloocan City Police Office Tuesday dawn, November 14. Police Officer 3 Art Macapungay, chief of the Caloocan City Police Public Information Office, said the blaze started around 4 a.m. Tuesday and had reached the fourth alarm before the Bureau of Fire Protection declared a fire out. He said the first floor of the police station where the homicide division office was situated was razed and all the files burned. Macapungay said they have yet to determine which files were lost. Among the cases being investigated by the Caloocan City Police were the killings of Arnaiz and Delos Santos. Both teenagers were killed while kneeling by Caloocan police in separate operations. The cases sparked protests against extrajudicial killings nationwide.