arrested in Kananga, Leyte
DPAO, 8ID PA
June 20, 2018
CAMP LUKBAN, Catbalogan
City – A joint Law Enforcement Operation of 78th Infantry
(Warrior) Battalion and the Kananga Municipal Police conducted on
June 13, 2018 resulted in the arrest of a wanted member of the
CPP-NPA Terrorist in Kananga, Leyte.
Lt. Col. Danilo I. Dupiag,
Battalion Commander of 78IB identified the CNT as Ronnie Japag y
Llosa, 30 yrs. old, a member of the Special Operations Group, Front
Committee Leyte “LEVOX” operating in the areas of Carigara, Capoocan,
Barugo, Tunga and Kananga all of Leyte Province. He was arrested
inside his residence in Brgy. Mahawan, Kananga, Leyte. Llosa was
responsible for the death of PFC Alvie F. Felix and SSg Aldie Pama.
A warrant of arrest had been issued against the suspect for
frustrated murder issued by the Regional Trial Court of Carigara.
The arrested CNT was
turned over by the arresting team to the custody of Kananga
Municipal Police Station for booking procedure and proper
Maj. Gen. Raul M. Farnacio,
Commander, 8ID lauded the troops for a job well done and urged the
CNTs to return to the fold of the law and take advantage of the
Enhanced Comprehensive Local Integration Program of the government
in order to live peacefully and to be of help again to the
government for the development of Eastern Visayas.