MANILA – The brother of celebrities Elmo and Maxene Magalona was arrested in Taguig early Monday, police said.
Authorities apprehended Francis Michael Magalona after he supposedly touched a woman’s buttocks, according to Southern Police District Director, Chief Superintendent Tomas Apolinario Jr.
The victim said she was pulling out alcoholic beverages when Magalona approached her, walked behind her and pinched her behind.
The victim, who is a VIP host at the Revel Bar, reported the incident to their supervisor and asked assistance from the head bouncer, which led to Magalona's arrest.
As of posting, Magalona is detained in a Taguig police station.
The suspect's camp has yet to issue a statement regarding the matter.
– With reports from Bianca Dava, ABS-CBN News