On June 15, 2017 at about 7:00 a.m. at Sta. Cruz, Macasandig, Cagayan de Oro City, Joint effort of composite team of Martial Law Special Action Group (ML SAG) from PRO 10 - RID, RIU, NISU-10, ISU-10, 4ID PA, Armed Forces of the Philippines, NICA, COCPO-CIU, CPSC SWAT and Police Station 9 conducted police/military operation based on information from a concerned citizen about his whereabouts particularly his rented room in a house allegedly owned by Abolais Dimaporo which resulted to the arrest of one MOHAMMAD NOAIM MAUTE aka ABU JADID aka ALMAHID PANGOMPIG ROMATO, by virtue of Arrest Order No. 1 issued by the Department of National Defense (DND) dated May 29, 2017 and signed by the Martial Law Administrator, Secretary Delfin N. Lorrenzana for Violation of Article 134 for Rebellion under the Revised Penal Code.
MOHAMMAD NOAIM MAUTE, a 22 years old used a fake student ID of Mindanao State University as one ALFAIZ MAMINTAL to conceal his identity from operating PNP/AFP Units. He is an alleged bomber of the Maute Local Terrorist Group who planned to conduct terroristic activities in Cagayan de Oro City. His identity was confirmed by the National Intelligence Coordinating Agency (NICA). The suspect was brought to COCPO Police Station 9, Macasandig, Cagayan de Oro City for booking/documentation and now under the custody of the Regional Intelligence Division/R2 of Police Regional Office 10.
PCSUPT AGRIPINO G JAVIER, Regional Director of PRO 10, commended the operating personnel for the successful arrest of Mohammad Noaim Maute for the crime of Rebellion. He also expressed his appreciation to the supportive community by way of giving information to the authorities.