LIBMANAN, Camarines Sur -- A still unidentified man barged into the residence of former Pasig City Mayor and Camarines Sur congressional candidate Maribel Andaya-Eusebio but escaped leaving behind several plastic bottles of gasoline at the garage when the house caretaker chased him.
Eusebio’s residence caretaker Alfredo Arañes Alba, 26, of Zone 6, Bgy, Puro-batia and barangay chairman Jose Victoria P. Dilanco informed the Libmanan municipal police about the attempted arson Eusebio’s house.
Alba told police the suspect climbed the wall of the residence and when about to be caught fled through the front gate .
Eusebio, younger sister of C. Sur first district Representative and Congress’ Appropriations chairman Rolando Andaya Jr. is currently running for the congressional post of the 2nd district of CamSur against incumbent Congressman Luis Raymund “L-Ray” Villafuerte.
An intense political rivalry has been reported between Eusebio and Villafuerte after the incumbent’s camp filed a disqualification case against Eusebio over her residency in Bgy. Puro-batia after she filing her certificate of candidacy for this May election.