Arms cache re­cov­ered from Ecija NPA camp

The Philippine Star - - NATION - – Ray­mund Catindig

TUGUEGARAO, Cagayan – Sol­diers re­cov­ered an arms cache in an aban­doned camp of the New Peo­ple’s Army (NPA) on the Cara­ballo moun­tain range in Barangay Min­uli, Caranglan, Nueva Ecija on Fri­day.

Maj. Gen. Fe­limon San­tos Jr., 7th In­fantry Divi­sion com­man­der, said seven M16 ri­fles, var­i­ous types of am­mu­ni­tion, three im­pro­vised ex­plo­sive de­vices, bomb ma­te­ri­als, 13 cell phones and ac­ces­sories and a binoc­u­lar were found stuffed in a drum un­earthed at the scene.

San­tos said vil­lagers re­ported the pres­ence of the NPA camp in the area.

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