TV host and actor has finally broke his silence on ABS-CBN Sunday entertainment show ‘Buzz Ng Bayan’ on January 26.
In an exclusive interview with Boy Abunda, Navarro revealed the story and the persons behind the mauling incident happened to him at The Fort, Taguig.
The actor named the 22-year-old student Deniece Milinette Cornejo, who invited him to the condo unit and a certain Cedric Lee who initiate the brutal attack.
According to her Facebook page, Deniece is a student of De La Salle takes up Hotel and Restaurant Management. She’s reportedly a part-time commercial model and actress who occasionally appears in films and television shows.
She already appeared in ABS-CBN ‘Lovers in Paris’ with KC Concepcion, ‘Maalala Mo Kaya’ episode with Erich Gonzales and ‘Dugong Buhay’ with EJ Falcon.
She claimed that she’s a grandniece of GMA network executive Rod Cornejo and the granddaughter of veteran newscaster and television host Mel Tiangco-Cornejo.
GMA-7 denies relationship with the accused. Read their statement here.
Deniece with GMA-7 execs.
Meanwhile, the man behind the brutal attack was named Cedric Lee. He’s Vina Morales’ ex boyfriend, a businessman and the father of her 4-year-old daughter Ceana.
He was among the five people called by National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) for the alleged beat up and stole the valuables of decathlete-turned-businessman David Bunevacz in November 2007.
The camp of both accused has not released any statement as of this writing.