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Wednesday, September 14, 2022

Top NPA leader nabs at port of Surigao 

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte -- Operatives of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, Philippine National Police, and Philippine Coastal Guard in coordination with the Port Police Division of PMO Surigao,  successfully arrested a top leader of the New People’s Army at the Port of Surigao on Saturday,  September 10, 2022. 

Law enforcement operatives arrested a certain Nineth Generalao Dolera alias Akira/Theo/Jodie, 31 years old, female, single and allegedly the secretary of Guerilla Front (GF) 19 of the CPP-NPA’s Northeastern Mindanao Regional Committee (NMRC) as she was about to disembark from MV FastCat M7 upon arrival from the Port of Liloan.

The suspected rebel leader was arrested based on Warrants of Arrest with CC Nos. 8276-21 for Attempted Murder dated July 29, 2021, and CC Nos. 8525-21 for Attempted Murder dated January 7, 2022, both issued by Hon. Acting Presiding Judge Edwin Malazarte, RTC, 11th Judicial Region, Branch 40, Tandag City, Surigao del Sur and CC Nos. 6984 for Frustrated Murder issued by Hon. Presiding Judge, RTC Br. Fernando R. Fudulan, Bayugan City, Agusan del Sur, 7, 10th Judicial Region.

Suspect was then brought to Surigao City PNP Station for proper disposition. (PPA-PMO, Surigao/PIA-Surigao del Norte)