Philippine National Police chief Director General Ronald dela Rosa on Saturday announced that President Rodrigo Duterte has already ordered the arrest of business tycoon Jack Lam.
"Ako po ay nananagawan sa ating mga kababayan na may order si Presidente Duterte na arestuhin si Jack Lam na engaged sa onling gaming operation at sa Fonatana sa Clark," Dela Rosa announced over radio dzBB.
Dela Rosa said Duterte is ordering the arrest of Lam on bribery and economic sabotage charges.
Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II and Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp. (PAGCOR) chairperson Andre Domingo had accused Lam of attempting to bribe them in separate occasions.
Lam had denied the accusations.