PO2 Anthony Palomar Natividad member of PNP assigned in Kalilangan Municipal Police Station was released by New People’s Army on April 27, 2017 at about 11:20 A.M. at Sosyalon, Dominorog, Talakag, Bukidnon after he was abducted on February 9 this year.
During the released unidentified armed men were sighted at the vicinity and further a short program was initiated prior to the released of the abducted PNP member.
It was witnessed by Municipal Mayor of Kalilangan Omaradji C. Pizarro, Municipal Mayor of Pangantucan Miguel Salva, Cagayan de Oro City Mayor Oscar Moreno and Bishop Felix Berto Calang, other Bishops, a National Democratic Front Representative and family of PO2 Natividad.
He was brought to Kalilangan Municipal Police Station to undergo stress de-briefing, general check-up and counter-intelligence investigation.
PRO 10 appreciates the gestures of the NPA for the effort to release the said police officer without any injury and continue the support on the ongoing peace process in Netherlands to achieve just and lasting peace.