Former child actor Jiro Manio arrested in Marikina

Jiro Manio was arrested for alleged frustrated homicide.



01/18/2020 11:25 AM
Former child actor Jiro Manio arrested in Marikina
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Former child actor Jiro Manio was arrested in Marikina City on Friday night for alleged frustrated homicide, according to police reports. 

In a report by DZBB, Jiro reportedly attacked and stabbed the man identified as Zeus Doctolero three times.

Jiro claimed that it was the victim who hit him first with a helmet.

Notable works of Jiro as a child actor include Magnifico, Anghel sa Lipa, and Bagong Buwan, among others. 

Jiro Manio leaves rehabilitation center ahead of time

In 2015, Jiro entered a wellness facility to undergo rehabilitation with the help of Tanging Ina co-star Ai Ai delas Alas. He left the facility in 2017 even before his program ended.