Jiale Zhang, the Chinese woman who threw a cup of taho to a policeman on duty now face charges.
LOOK: Photos of Jiale Zhang under police custody.
Zhang is a Chinese passenger who threw 'taho' at a police officer enforcing MRT-3 liquid ban https://t.co/RKqwiU7Teo
📷: Mandaluyong PNP-PIO pic.twitter.com/dxYed9Gj7z
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A case was filed by a police officer on Monday against Zhang.
Direct assault, disobedience to an agent of a person in authority and unjust vexation are the complaints raised by PO1 William Cristobal against the female Chinese national at the Mandaluyong City Prosecutor’s Office.
According to the reports, Jiale Zhang who is a fashion design student, “suddenly threw” a cup of taho at the police officer after she got advised not to enter the platform area of the MRT Boni station because of the beverage she was having.
Netizens who saw the viral post in social media urged for the deportation of the lady for disrespecting a person who is in authority.
Due to a bomb threat received by MRT-3 last January, all of the train stations in Metro Manila boosts their security measures.
One of the actions made is to ban liquids inside the platform.
Mandaluyong PNP has filed a complaint for direct assault, disobedience to an agent of a person in authority and unjust vexation against the Chinese fashion student who threw a cup of “taho” at a cop at an MRT station. pic.twitter.com/2ExEnpL1Bt
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