CAMP SANG-AN, Pulacan, ZDS- A New People’s Army Finance Officer was arrested by combined army and police forces in Oroquieta City, Misamis Occidental Wednesday afternoon.
Jenefer C Aguhob, known as alias ACE/JEN was apprehended by the joint law enforcement operation coducted by the AFP and PNP led by Police Lt Col Melfin Ian Burlat.
The troops served the Warrant of Arrest for Murder issued by Regional Trial Court 9th Judicial Region Branch 9, Dipolog City against Aguhob.
Colonel Leonel Nicolas, 102nd Infantry Brigade commander, said that the arrest of Aguhob will affects the morale and operational capability of the SRPC II (MONTEROSA) since she holds a significant position in the organization by providing financial and logistical support to the armed group.
Aguhob is now detained at the police station of Oroquieta City and being processed for appropriate disposition.
For his part, Brig. Gen. Gene Ponio, commander of the 1st Infantry Division, lauded the troops for the successful arrest of NPA finance officer.
He also urged other NPAs to surrender and lay down their firearms to benifit the E-CLIP before it is to late.
Last week, a platoon of NPAs surrendered to the 102nd Infantry Brigade.