Cop, Businessman Arrested for Pastor Slay
Ringo | On 27, Aug 2014
A cop and a businessman were arrested by the Philippine National Police (PNP) in connection with the killing of car racer Enzo Pastor.
The PNP Criminal Investigation and Detection Group of Quezon City Police District (QCPD), on Saturday, arrested PO2 Edgar Angel during a buy bust operation in Libis.. A tactical interrogation revealed that he was indeed the gunman who released bullets killing Pastor.
He also allegedly revealed that he was paid P100,000 to kill the car racer. The man who paid him was the businessman Domingo de Guzman, who was arrested in Muntinlupa City on Tuesday. He is now detained at the Camp Karingal.
Two pistols were found in possession of de Guzman.
The authorities are looking in the angle of love triangle as the motive behind the killing. Reports has it the Enzo’s wife allegedly had an affair with de Guzman.
Mr. Tomas, the father of Enzo said he knew little about the affair as his son doesn’t usually talk about his personal life.
On June 12, Pastor was shot by a two gunmen in Congressional Avenue during a stoplight. Pastor and his assistant Paolo Salazar was on their way to Clark International Speedway to prepare for the final leg of the Asian V8 Championship organized by his father Tom.
Both were rushed to the hospital. Salazar was declared out of danger, but Pastor was pronounced dead due to multiple shot wounds, including in his head and chest.
Pastor, 32, was survived by his wife and two sons.