CAMP ELIAS ANGELES, Pili, Camarines Sur-Joint Task Force (JTF) Bicolandia under Major General Henry A. Robinson Jr. Philippine Army strongly condemned the killing of Jobert Bercasio, a news media personality in Sorsogon.
MGen. Robinson said that JTF Bicolandia is one with the family of Jobert Bercasio in praying that the perpetrators of the said crime will be arrested and jailed as soon as possible.
“Our hearts go out to the family of Jobert Bercasio in this difficult time. With the creation of Special Investigation Team from the PNP, we are confident that our counterpart is more than capable of resolving this case. We condole with the Bicol media, a strong partner of the Army in Peace and Security campaigns, for losing another member,” MGen. Robinson added.
JTF Bicolandia also recognized the vital and significant role of media in delivering timely, accurate and comprehensive information to the public especially in this time of pandemic highlighting that the life of every individual, particularly the media practitioners matters. MGen Robinson also stressed that his command joins the public in condemning this senseless killing and that justice should be served with urgency.