Tension in Iligan

25regencia (3)Police officials led by Chief Supt. Aaron Aquino (center) talk with Monsignor Jemar Veracruz (left), an ally of detained Iligan Mayor Celso Regencia outside the Iligan City jail on Monday, April 25, 2016. Veracruz and other supporters of Regencia refused to allow the PNP to bring the detained official to a court in Initao, Misamis Oriental for arraignment. The mayor is charged with the ambush of Iligan Rep. Vicente Valmonte on Dec. 11, 2014 in Laguindingan, Misamis Oriental. MindaNews photo by Froilan Gallardo