Angelo Reyes Takes His Own Life

Angelo Tomas Reyes, former military chief, died of gunshot wounds in the chest on February 8.

He died in Loyola Memorial Park before the tomb of his mother in Marikina City. The former Chief of Staff was also the Secretary of Interior and Local Government, Secretary of Environment and Natural Resources, and Secretary of Energy. This was during the time of former Pres. Gloria Arroyo.

In time of his death, he was supposed to attend a congressional hearing regarding the Armed Forces Funds, where he allegedly received a 50-million ‘Pabaon’ at the time of his retirement as military chief.