Last hours of Pinoy drug mule in China


Posted at Dec 08 2011 02:31 PM | Updated as of Dec 09 2011 07:33 PM

MANILA, Philippines - Vice President Jejomar Binay revealed the last hours of 35-year old Filipino drug mule who was executed in China on Thursday.

December 8, 2011
7:00 a.m. - A mass was officiated by Filipino priest, Fr. Emil at the hotel where the family was staying.

8:00 a.m. - The family, Fr. Emil and consulate officials proceeded to the Guilin detention house in Guangxi province.

8:30 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. - A 10-minute jail visitation was granted to consulate officials and another 25 minutes to the family of the convicted drug trafficker.

9:25 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. - The court ruling meting out the death penalty against the Filipino was read by a judge. An English translation was also provided according to Binay.

9:45 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. - The family, the priest and consulate officials were again allowed to see the Pinoy. Binay said Fr. Emil was able to give the last rites and communion to the convicted Pinoy

10:15 a.m. - The Filipino was brought to Liuzhou City, the venue of the execution. Family members and consulate officials were not allowed to go. They stayed behind in Guilin.

The drive from Guilin to Luizhou takes about 2 hours.

12:30 p.m. - The death penalty by lethal injection was carried out against the Filipino