PNP chief Gen. Gamboa dismisses sabotage as cause of helicopter crash

Philippine National Police (PNP) chief General Archie Gamboa dismissed that sabotage caused the crash of the Bell 429 helicopter which he boarded, together with seven other police officers.

Gamboa disclosed that PNP Comptroller Major General Victor Ramos and Intelligence chief Mariel Magaway are still in critical condition.

PNP spokesman Brigadier General Bernard Banac has been discharged from the hospital. The pilots and a crew member are still undergoing tests and medical procedures.

Gamboa stressed it was an accident and he is not convinced that there was a sabotage.