Member Of Paralegal Team Claiming Echanis’ Body Arrested In QC

Member of paralegal team claiming Echanis’ body was arrested in Quezon City.

A member of a paralegal team claiming Anakpawis party-list chairperson Randall “Randy” Echanis’ body was arrested Tuesday in Quezon City.

This, as Ariel Casilao – a former Anakpawis congressman and now vice chairman of the party-list – confirmed that Paolo Colabres was arrested by police in Quezon City at about 2:00 a.m. Tuesday.

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As reported on, Colabres was part of a quick reaction team that consists of different militant groups in order to process the release of Echanis’ body.

In a phone call with, Casilao said that they “illegally arrested” him and charged Colabres of the so-called obstruction of justice. He also said that Colabres was brought by the police to the headquarters of Quezon City Police District at Camp Karingal.

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Colabres’ arrest came after Randall “Randy” Echanis and his neighbor were killed early Monday morning inside his rented house in Novaliches, Quezon City.

Randall “Randy” Echanis was a peace consultant of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) and a chairperson of Anakpawis party-list.

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