Yesterday on ABSCBN’s afternoon entertainment and talk show Buzz ng Bayan, Vhong Navarro finally broke his silence on his beating incident that happened Wednesday night last week. During the said taped interview with Boy Abunda, the dancer, actor and tv-host dropped the two names involved in the incident that immediately went viral and trending last night. All these and more after the break.
Vhong Navarro dropped the names Deniece Millet Cornejo (not Denise Millete) as the girl he visited at the latter’s condo unit in The Fort, and Cedric Lee, the guy who pointed a gun at him and is the primary suspect for beating him up. Netizens immediately took to twitter and instagram their comments and reactions on the incident, mostly hate messages for the two and support for Vhong Navarro, which made the 2 names — Deniece Cornejo and Cedric Lee — trend in the Philippines and even Worldwide on twitter last night.
Update: NBI Released Full CCTV Footage of Vhong Navarro’s Mauling Incident; Watch Online Here!
Tweets have also been linking Deniece Cornejo to GMA executive and CEO Atty. Felipe Gozon. In an Instagram photo Deniece Cornejo posted months ago, she referred to Atty. Felipe Gozon as “lolo.” But in a facebook post, GMA Network clarified that their CEO is not related to the accused.
Watch the Buzz ng Bayan interview yesterday with Vhong Navarro and Cedric Lee’s reaction and response on the embedded videos below.