Vhong Navarro attacked, beaten up inside Fort condo

Vhong Navarro has been attacked and beaten up by a group of still unidentified men inside a condominium unit in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig.

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Photo courtesy of Vhong Navarro via Twitter
ABS-CBN News reports the incident took place Wednesday evening, January 22. Vhong’s manager, Chito Roño, confirmed the news Friday afternoon, January 24.

In his statement, the film director reportedly said the “It’s Showtime” host was invited by a female friend to her condo unit. Upon entering the premises of the condo, several men allegedly blindfolded and beat him up.

Roño stated that Vhong was also threatened and a victim of extortion. The reason behind the brutal attack is yet to be known as the TV host-actor still can’t speak as of posting time.

The director-manager said Vhong will be absent from his noontime show and other projects. Reports said the 37-year-old actor might undergo a surgical operation due to severe injuries.

Vhong Navarro has a non-showbiz girlfriend and has two sons from past relationships, the report said.

A video of the TV Patrol report regarding the incident will be embedded here upon availability online.