Masbate NPA foils police assault, shoots dead cop, injures another | BICOL TODAY

Masbate NPA foils police assault, shoots dead cop, injures another

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CLAVERIA, Masbate – A policeman was killed and another wounded when their group, attempting to launch an assault against an NPA unit resting at a remote barangay of this town, were fired upon by the rebels.

The incident happened at about 8:00 am, Tuesday morning, at Sitio Camputo, Brgy. Boyo, Claveria. Burias Island, this province.

Killed was PO1 Randolp Mandal Alegre and wounded was police officer McDonald Casi, both of Claveria police. The two guided police combatants from the PNP-Public Safety Battalion from nearby San Pascual.

According to a report, the NPA unit had already detected the approaching police assault team and opened fire at them.

Meanwhile, at Barangay Baras, Esperanza, this province at 1:00 pm, same day, a NPA team of Jose Rapsing Command- New People’s Army (JRC-npa) seized and executed CAFGU member Reine Mayor of Barangay Quezon, Cataingan, and transient resident of Barangay Mactan, Cawayan, this province.

According to Luz Del Mar, JRC-NPA information officer, in a statement posted at the internet, CAFGU member Mayor had been pretending as discharged from the group and had practiced healing as a “quack doctor” which was his “front” for intelligence gathering mission. [BicolToday.com]

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