Mascot HTML



Watch live streaming video from mindanaoexaminertv at

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Davao police kill man, yields explosive, grenades

DAVAO CITY - Police killed a suspected militant in a firefight before sunrise Tuesday in Davao City in southern Philippines, officials said.
Officials said an improvised explosive assembled from a 60mm mortar and several grenades and a hand gun were also recovered from the slain man in the village of Maa. The man’s companion escaped on a motorcycle.
It was not immediately known whether the man was a member of the Abu Sayyaf or the Maute jihadist group tagged as behind a deadly bombing in Davao City’s night market last year.
Senior Inspector Maria Teresita Gazpan, a police spokeswoman, appealed to the public to stay vigilant and report to authorities suspicious persons in their community.
Just recently, communist New People’s Army rebels also attacked a factory of the Lapanday Foods Corporation in Davao City that left 2 persons injured. The rebels said the raid was a punishment for alleged land grabbing by the company. (Mindanao Examiner)
Like Us on Facebook:
Follow Us on Twitter:
Read Our News on: /
Share Our News
Digital Archives:

No comments:

Post a Comment