A Qualified boxer acknowledged by his ring moniker “Prince” landed in jail immediately after he allegedly molested a 14-calendar year-previous woman, his neighbor in Barangay Inayawan, Cebu Metropolis on Tuesday afternoon, Sept. 1, 2021.
Albert Pagara, a single of the prizefighters of now-defunct ALA Boxing steady, was accused by the girl’s mother of molesting the slight inside their home even though she was sleeping.
The 27-yr-outdated planet-rated pugilist from Maasin, Southern Leyte denied the allegations however, he did not resist when the mother experienced him arrested.
He was brought to the Pardo Police Station.
Superbalita Cebu visited the detention cell of the Pardo Law enforcement Station on Wednesday, Sept. 2, and figured out from Pagara’s cellmates that he had attempted to choose his daily life.
The cellmates claimed Pagara borrowed knotted shoelaces utilized as an improvised belt by their fellow cellmate. The boxer reportedly tied it all around his neck and tightened its grip by sitting down, but his cellmates stopped him.
Pagara instructed Superbalita Cebu that he felt unbearable disgrace and sadness in excess of the allegations, saying his career could be more than.
He reported he has an impending battle in November, and this could be cancelled since of the scenario he is in.
Lt. Col. Wilbert Parilla, deputy director for procedure of the Cebu Metropolis Police Business (CCPO), stated the woman was sleeping when the boxer allegedly started to contact her privates. This transpired earlier 4 p.m.
The female reportedly was woke up but she pretended to be sleeping even now as she was afraid that she could possibly get harm.
A handful of hrs afterwards, soon after Pagara experienced left, the woman told her mother about what she had gone through at the hands of the boxer. The mom, irate, described her daughter’s ordeal to the tanods, who then arrested Pagara and introduced him to the Pardo Police Station past 7 p.m.
At the police station, Pagara denied undertaking anything improper, but he afterwards admitted he only touched the girl, claimed Parilla.
Pagara’s denial was just an “alibi,” said Parilla, adding that the law enforcement will “stick” with the “allegation of the target who is a slight.”
An assessment finished at the pink space of Vicente Sotto Memorial Clinical Centre displays the victim was molested.
Pardo police main Maj. Jose Angelo Acupinpin claimed they are getting ready a criticism of rape in relation to the anti-kid abuse legislation from Pagara.
The woman is scheduled for tension debriefing by the social employees from the Division of Social Welfare and Development 7.
Pagara has a report of 33-1, 22 knockouts as a specialist boxer. He defeated boxer Virgil Puton by way of unanimous decision in their combat on Dec. 18, 2020, in Mandaue Town.
His older brother Jason is also a expert boxer. (JBM, AYB, AST / KAL)