THE National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) confirmed the arrest of the primary suspect in the murder of Christine Lee Silawan in Barangay Bangkal, Lapu-Lapu City.
Lawyer Tomas Enrile, NBI-Central Visayas director, said the suspect is a minor and former lover of Silawan.
The suspect admitted that jealousy was one of the reasons he murdered the 16-year-old Silawan.
A follow-up operation is underway after the suspect revealed the names of the other accomplices.
A witness earlier told police that there were three people involved in the crime. (via AYB of Superbalita Cebu)