NPA rebels barricade some highways in Bukidnon, Misamis Oriental

/ 05:14 PM April 03, 2016

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY – New People’s Army (NPA) rebels barricaded parts of the highways in Bukidnon and Misamis Oriental at 5 am Sunday.

Superintendent Surki Sereñas, police information officer for Northern Mindanao, said an undetermined number of armed guerrillas simultaneously blocked the highways in Barangay Kapitan Bayong, Impasug-ong, Bukidnon and Barangay Mandahilag, Talisayan, Misamis Oriental.


Sereñas said the rebels left 20 minutes later.

“Travelers and motorists can now pass through said areas,” Sereñas said.


He added government forces have been deployed in Kapitan Bayong and Mandahilag to conduct investigation and pursuit operations. JE


6 cops killed, 8 wounded in NPA encounter in Cagayan


PNP cries murder in NPA ambush in Cagayan

Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.
View comments

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: barricade, Bukidnon, Highway, Misamis Oriental, NPA, Rebel, rebels
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

© Copyright 1997-2019 | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.