On December 3, 2017 at about 3:00 A.M., personnel of Binuangan Municipal Station at Binuangan Misamis Oriental defended their police station and fight back during the New People’s Army terrorist attack.
There were estimated 200 New People’s Army attacked the said MPS, led by Manuelito Satur alyas Ka Musong and aka Jakem of SDG GF4B and Platoon ADA led by Oscar Romania alyas Amboy and platoon PPH led by Alyas Makong Mansigyaw. The NPA Terrorist failed on their attacked to the police station and failed to get their firearms and retreated in the hinterlands.
The firefight lasted about 3 hours wherein PNP personnel fought hard and defended their police station inspite the NPA strength. PNP Wounded in Police Operation (WIPO) due to shrapnel of the M203 Riffle grenade coming from the NPA terrorist. They were PSI DANTE HALLAZGO (Chief of Police), SPO1 Ramonito Zambas, PO3 Alberto Bernadas and PO1 Joshua Satur while undetermined in the NPA Terrorist side as blood stain evidence where left at the withdrawal route of the enemy. The enemy withdraw utilizing two forward trucks forcibly taken traversing the route going to Brgy Kitamban, Misamis Oriental.
Misamis Oriental Police Provincial Office led by PSSUPT DESTURA together with the RFMB 10, PIB and PMFC immediately reinforced the station attacked and conducted hot pursuit operation.
The strong directive of PCSUPT TIMOTEO GASCON PACLEB, Regional Director of Police Regional Office 10 on strengthening the target hardening and security measures to all camps, police station and vital installation and the “WILL TO FIGHT” of PRO 10 personnel to defend at all cost their police station.
PCSUPT PACLEB, immediately visited and conducted ocular inspection and checked the welfare of the Binuangan MPS personnel. He express his profound gratitude to the PNP personnel for the job well done in fighting the NPA Terrorist during their attack at Binuangan Municipal Police Station.