Aegis Juris members (from left) Ralph Trangia, Arvin Balag, Aeron Salientes, Zimon Padro, Jose Miguel Salamat and Ranie Rafael Santiago take their oath at the Senate hearing on the fatal hazing of Horacio Castillo III yesterday. Balag was later detained at the Senate for contempt. Geremy Pintolo

WATCH: Frat member recounts when Atio was taken to hospital
( - October 19, 2017 - 3:05am

A member of the Aegis Juris fraternity recounted in a Senate executive session Wednesday how he was ordered by their president, Arvin Balag, to lie about the circumstances of hazing victim Horacio "Atio" Castillo III's death.

John Paul Solano was among the fraternity members who rushed Castillo to the Chinese General Hospital where he was left alone and was told by Balag to inform the hospital that the victim was found in Balut, Tondo.

A series of chat messages among the members were presented by Manila Police District head Chief Supt. Joel Coronel showing how they tried to cover-up the incident.

READ: Facebook chats show frat coverup

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