January 7, 2022

PNP-SAF – Another abandoned communist terrorist’s camp was discovered by the operating troops of PNP-Special Action Force in Brgy. Camonoan, Matuguinao, Samar on January 6, 2022.

Said encampment has four (4) bunkers and cave with 100m length and 10m depth with two (2) exits that can accommodate approximately 30 CNTs.

Inside the cave, troops recovered one (1) Honda Generator (C3000); one (1) roll 50-meter hose inside sack; one (1) printer; subversive documents; one (1) android phone; four (4) keypad Samsung phone; two (2) pack back; kitchen utensils; and personal belongings of CTG members.The Relief Operation through the production and distribution of potable water that is still being conducted by the SAF personnel has already produced 10, 400 Liters to the 280 families in the six (6) barangays in Limasawa Island.

Outside the cave, the rebels left various war materials that includes one (1) Bushmaster rifle with serial no. L925058; one (1) Cal. 30 carbine rifle without SN; 25 Cal. 30 ammunition; four (4) Carbine Magazine; one (1) cal. 22 rifle without SN; one (1) blasting cap, IED wire; 15 pieces PVC pipe (2 inches diameter, 1 meter length); and battery.

As the PNP-SAF gains momentum, evident to the series of discoveries of CPP-NPA encampment in the Visayas provinces, it will further intensify and strengthen its operations to widen its dominion to the CPP-NPA influenced region.