A cop who had just visited his wife was executed by local communists in the village of Naspi.
Apó E. Hápá
The victim Police Officer 1 Darwin Llona Borsil was waylaid by five armed men believed to be members of the communist New People’s Army at 5:00 o’ clock in the afternoon, a report reaching Camp Salvador C. Escudero, Sr said.
PO1 Borsil who is assigned at Castilla Municipal Police Station was ambushed alone while on board on a motocycles.
The victim came from Barangay Lourdes who had just paid visit to his family and was travelling towards the village of Naspi, also in Pilar town was shot in the head and other parts of his body died on the spot.
The rebels took his side arms who fled to an unknown direction after they killed their victim in cold blood.
The Naspi ambush is the first recorded incident in the province of Sorsogon perpetrated by the local communist group against a government troop while COMELEC gun ban is in effect.