There is a hold-up and hostage on going right now, May 16 2008 1040am.
RCBC branch in Cabuyao just outside Light Industry science park 1 near Sta. Elena Golf and Country Club. 7 confirmed killed as I post this.
UPDATE as of 12:10 noon of May 16, 2008
All RCBC employees and 2 guards were killed. The bank employee named Olga is in 50/50 state.
UPDATE as of 4:55pm of May 16,2008
P100,000 pesos reward is being offered by Gov. Teresita Lazaro leading to the arrest of the brutal robbery-murder in todays Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation heist in Cabuyao, Laguna earlier.
Eight who were killed:
1. Roberto Castro, RCBC Cabuyao Branch Manager
2. Bernardo Lapaan Jr., Customer Service Head
3. Olga Gonzales, Clerk
4. Juan Leyva, Janitor
5. Noel Miranda, RCBC employee
6, Aguilando Baltazar, RCBC employee
7. Teresita Umayao, RCBC employee
8, Benjamin Nicdao, RCBC employee
One in Critical Condition:
1. Isagani Pastor, currently at St. James Hospital.
Investigation showed that they were killed the "gang" way because they were lined up and shot in the head at point blank range using guns with silencers.
more info at www.yehey.com