Monday, January 12, 2015

NPA rebels execute suspected military asset

LEGAZPI CITY, Jan. 11 (PNA) -- New People's Army (NPA) members shot dead a farmer working in his farm Sunday morning in Barangay Eastern Capsay, Baleno, Masbate.

Victim Arnel Rapsing, 30 and married, was working in his farm at about 9:00 a.m. when the NPA rebels arrived, tied his hands and shot him on his head and body, a police report said.

The report said the rebels suspected Rapsing of being a military-police asset who gave information to the authorities on the activities of the rebels in the area.

It added that the victim had been receiving threats from the rebels but he just ignored these as, he claimed, it was not true.(PNA) CTB/FGS/EMC/CBD/PJN