MANILA, Philippines - Punto por Punto host Anthony Taberna talks to sacked PDEA Deputy Director General Carlos Gadapan about his removal from service allegedly because he spilled the beans on the gambling addiction of the wife of PDEA Director General Jose Gutierrez Jr.
In the interview, Gadapan said Mrs. Gutierrez allegedly spent huge money on slot machines at the Tropicana Club in Sta. Mesa.
He also revealed an alleged operation to extort money from a suspected drug lord.
For his part, Gutierrez denied that his wife is a compulsive gambler but admitted that she sometimes goes to casinos along with members of the Ladies Club.
He also said his wife borrowed money for a business venture, and not because of gambling.
He also denied that he extorted money from a drug lord.
ABS-CBN Umagang Kay Ganda, Sept. 19, 2012