Rebel camp discovered in Mindoro

AN abandoned New People’s Army camp in San Jose, Occidental Mindoro was discovered by soldiers and policemen pursuing a group of rebels on Friday, Police Regional Office 4-B director, Brigadier General Tomas C. Apolinario Jr. said yesterday.

Members of the Occidental Mindoro Provincial Police Mobile Company and the Army’s 203 Brigade discovered the rebel camp in Sitio Mayo, Bgy. Monteclaro, where they also seized a rebel camp last April 28.

The troops recovered two improvised explosive devices, two generator sets, spare parts of a grenade with trigger mechanism, electrical wires, one binocular, speaker systems and other electronic services, suspected NPA documents, a home-made 12-gauge shotgun and  one M-16 automatic rifle with a magazine.