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Sorsogon City, [10.16.17] – At least one policeman was reportedly killed and one wounded in a latest simultaneous offensives launched by communist terrorists in against the Philippine National Police in the municipalities of Gubat and Bulan on Sunday evening.
According to Sorsogon Police Provincial Office Press release, the first wave of attack was launched by undetermined number of heavily armed communist terrorists at 6:15 o’ clock in the evening of October 15, 2017 against the personnel of Gubat Municipal Police Outpost, in Barangay Luna Candol, Gubat, Sorsogon.
The rebels were wearing camouflage uniforms on board a white van and a single motorcycle attacked the personnel manning the said outpost.
The personnel on duty were able to return fire, however, Police Officer 2 Dennis Garbida sustained multiple gunshot wounds that resulted in his death.
Meanwhile, another harassment incident also happened in Bulan Municipal Police Station in Bulan Municipal Police Station in Barangay Aquino, Bulan, Sorsogon at 7:15 o’ clock in the evening of October 15, 2017.
The incident has resulted in the wounding of Police Officer 2 Dionne G. Cañada.