Carjackers take restaurateur Margarita Fores’ Toyota SUV

Carjackers took the Toyota Land Cruiser of Margarita "Gaita" Fores, the restaurateur behind the Cibo chain and Lusso in Greenbelt 5 and cousin of former Sen. Mar Roxas, from her driver at gunpoint around 1 a.m. on January 19, reports

Police said two men accosted Fores’ driver Roberto Villanueva while the black SUV was parked on Dela Rosa Street in Makati. Villanueva was waiting for Fores to leave her restaurant. According to her driver, Fores said one carjacker pointed a gun to his neck and the other threatened to shoot him. They also took Villanueva’s cellphone.

Meanwhile, police are investigating the recent abduction and killing of two car dealers. According to,  the suspects involved may be part of the same group based in Central Luzon.

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