The Criminal Investigation and Detection Group begin its probe regarding the alleged forgery of President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr’s signature and the use of the government seal on the supposed appointment of Abraham Espejo as the new Commissioner of the Bureau of Immigration.
“Following the directive of President Marcos, we initiated our investigation and started tracing the roots of those published alleged falsified document on all media platforms,” says PBGen Ronald O Lee, CIDG Director.
CIDG Director has ordered an in-depth investigation to find the source of distribution and circulation of said document. Those involved in this unscrupulous act will be facing punishment in violation of Art 161 of the Revised Penal Code or Counterfeiting the great seal of the Government of the Philippine Islands, forging the signature or stamp of the Chief Executive.
“Babantayan namin ito hanggang matunton natin ang may kagagawan. We are also encouraging our friends from the media to join us (CIDG) in seeking the truth and to come forward if they have any knowledge about this incident,” added CIDG Director.