8 policemen killed in Cagayan ambush

Rappler.com
Posted on 05/27/2013 12:31 PM  | Updated 05/27/2013 8:49 PM
4
Comments
24
0
Pinterest
55
Share

MANILA, Philippines (5th UPDATE) - Suspected communist rebels killed 8 members of the elite Special Action Force (SAF) of the Philippine National Police in a Monday morning, May 27, ambush in Cagayan.

Chief Supt Rodrigo de Gracia, Cagayan Valley police director, said the 8 policemen were on board a truck when around 30 suspected rebels first set off a landmine then fired at the lawmen at around 8:30 am in Barangay Cataratan, Allacapan town.

Seven other SAF members were injured, said Insp. Cesar Orlanes, Cagayan Valley police spokesperson. The injured were brought to the Ballesteros Municipal Hospital.

CLICK HERE FOR FULL STORY

Views: 238


SHARE CURRENT EVENTS OR PHOTOS FROM YOUR AREA.

Add a Comment, Leave messages or questions for others to answer.... Are you from here?.... Have you been here?.... Are you coming here?.... Do you know someone from here?.... This is an open forum for visitors all information will be helpful and please let us know what you think about this site!

Tags: allacapan, ambush, cagayan, pnp, police

Comment

You need to be a member to add comments. It only takes 60 seconds to join. Get breaking news alerts!

Join Cagayan Valley Region (CagayanValley.com)

Latest Activity

cagayan valley - Google News

cagayan valley - Google News

DepEd's schedule for equivalency test out - Philippine Star


Philippine Star

DepEd's schedule for equivalency test out
Philippine Star
MANILA, Philippines - The examination schedule for the Department of Education (DepEd)'s accreditation and equivalency (A&E) program for out-of-school Filipinos was released yesterday. The examination in the Ilocos region, Cagayan Valley, Central ...

See More

cagayan province - Google News

cagayan province - Google News

Mindanao Newsbits for November 29, 2014 - Manila Bulletin


Mindanao Newsbits for November 29, 2014
Manila Bulletin
Davao City – Quality corn achievers from Davao region were recognized during the recently concluded 10th Philippine National Corn Congress (PNCC) held at the Limketkai Center in Cagayan de Oro City, the Department of Agriculture in Region 11 ... In the ...

See More

Rosalie Cacdac Bautista posted a blog post

Rosalie Cacdac Bautista posted a blog post

PLT WELLNESS AND MOUNTAIN RESORT

Why should I go to PLT Wellness and Mountain Resort?If you are looking for a place to relax, have fun and be one with nature, then were recommending you give PLT Resort a visit.PLT Resorts gives you an expereince of a different kind of atmosphere that has a perfect blend of fun and nature that nurtures the body and soul.People of all ages, races and religion are welcome here! We provide the best quality service that we can give to you.And we are always happy to have you with us.WHAT can I do in PLT Resort?Firstly, you can put your swimsuit and take a swim in our new swimming pool with 3000 sq meter pool, and the second one is the 1,400 sq and we have also playground pool. You can also avail of our cool and relaxing cottages.If you are feeling a little bit adventurous, then you should try our 400 m ZIPLINE, where we have the top of the line harness and gear. We have also wall climbing.Having an occasion soon? We also have function hall and facilities for your social events! For your convenience, we can also provide catering services.And if your having a vacation are hotel are open 24 hours with 18 different kinds of rooms..See More

Have you?

Become a Member
Invited Your Friends
Made new Friends
Read/ Written a Blog
Joined/ Created a Group

Read/ Posted a Discussion
Looked at/Posted Photos
Looked at/Posted Videos
Liked us on Facebook

© 2014   Created by ADMIN.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Service

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger... Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...