This second video was aired in News5 showing a man in pink shirt who is the first one to strike and not the way around as Santiago and Barreto explained on national TV. This couple is nothing but a big fat liar!
Two ground personnel of Cebu
Pacific airline told airport authorities they were verbally abused by actress
Claudine Barretto after she found out that her luggages were left behind in
with her husband Raymart Santiago and friends, arrived Sunday afternoon at
Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 3 via a Cebu Pacific flight
after a weekend in Boracay.
started cursing at Cebu Pacific ground staff Cid Charisse Bocboc and Kristina
Anne Ilagan after she found out that their luggages had been left behind.
Aside from not having
their luggages, Barretto also got mad because their flight was delayed, Bocboc
told airport authorities.
Bocboc said she asked
Barretto for the baggage claim stub and description of their luggages for
proper tracing, but Barretto reportedly continued her tongue-lashing of the
ground crew in front of other arriving passengers.
Iagan, on the other
hand, told authorities she explained to Barretto that due to weight limitations
and for safety reason, their luggages had to be flown to Kalibo Airport, Aklan
and that these would soon be brought to Manila.
explanations, Ilagan and Bocboc, in their handwritten statements to airport
authorities, said Barretto continued to verbally abuse them.
Tulfo tries to record
Ramon Tulfo, who had also arrived at NAIA Terminal 3 from Davao, witnessed the
alleged tongue-lashing of Barretto and instinctively began to document the
incident with his mobile phone.
This irked the group
of Santiago and demanded to Tulfo that he surrender his cellphone.
earned the ire of Barretto and she then allegedly shouted at Tulfo. Santiago's
group then mauled Tulfo.
As of posting, Tulfo
was still confined at St. Luke's hospital. He sustained injuries in his left
and right eye. His lips were also swollen from the mauling.
learned that even with the presence of airport security who tried to pacify
both parties, Santiago's group was still able to attack and strangle Tulfo.
In an interview with
radio dzMM on Sunday afternoon, Barretto said it is not true that she cursed at
the airport staff.
She said she was
merely complaining because their bags were left in Caticlan Airport and she
needed the medicines of her son which were in the luggages.
“Pagbaba ho namin ng
airport, naghintay po kami ng matagal sa carousel ng luggage. Walang dumating
na luggage namin so lumapit kami sa ground stewardess tapos nalaman namin na
naiwan pala 'yung luggage at ipapadala na lang daw,” she explained.
Barretto said Tulfo
also kicked her twice when she confronted him about why he punched her husband.
“Lumapit ako sabi ko
‘Anong problema mo? Bakit ka nanununtok?’ Tapos bigla na lang humarap siya sa
akin, tinadyakan niya ako ng dalawang beses sa hita tapos tinulak ako sa may
counter ng sobrang lakas,” she said.
Barretto appealed to airport authorities to release the CCTV
recording of the incident because only the footage can say who really started
vice-president for marketing Candice Iyog apologized to the passengers whose
luggages were delayed but assured them that these will be delivered to their
Iyog admitted that
Barretto's luggages were deliberately transferred to Kalibo airport due to
weight limitations of their aircraft from Caticlan. She said the safety of
their passengers is their utmost concern.