Court proceedings in Cagayan de Oro City will be temporarily stalled after the Benigno S. Aquino Jr. Hall of Justice located along Hayes Street was totally burned down.
According to news reports, the Bureau of Fire and Protection (BFP) pegged the structural damage to P28 million. Read it HERE.
See below photos as the smoke cleared…(photo credits to the owner)
The Hall of Justice before it was gutted down.
Watch GMA news report below.
Here are some photos during the fire… (with photos by Robbie James Yparraguirre, Noli de la Rita through Philippine Information Agency Misamis Oriental Facebook page, Titus Velez, Jack Crees Cabatuan, Jeik Compo and Julie Rose)
Meanwhile, the Supreme Court issued its official statement below.