Espina emotional during Mamasapano probe
Philippine National Police OIC Leonardo Espina trended on social media networking site Twitter, minutes after his emotional speech on the Fallen 44 Wednesday afternoon.
Attending investigation conducted by the House of Representatives on the Mamapasano incident, Espina raised a question on why there was an "overkill" on the Special Action Force (SAF) troops in Mamasapano, Maguindanao.
The official halted in the middle of his speech because of the emotions welling up. He said he had seen the medico-legal report of the fallen SAF troops Tuesday night.
Netizens gave their reactions on Twitter, after his speech live on local television.
Sympathy, for the PNP official were posted with some even giving a salute for Espina.