Subjects were immediately turned over to the custody of PSUPT ALFREDO G ORTIZ JR, Chief of Police, Malaybalay, CPS for debriefing. Upon debriefing of said personalities, it reveals that they were members of SECOM 89, NCRMC. Their group was responsible in organizing the community particularly farmers and led them during protest/rally against the government.
The two rebels surrendered after being demoralized by extreme hardships and false promises within the revolutionary movement. They opted to avail the program of the government under the administration of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte under the Comprehensive Local Integration Program (CLIP).
CLIP is the National Reintegration Program for former rebels aimed at achieving providing financial assistance and sustainable livelihood for their families.
PCSUPT TIMOTEO PACLEB, Regional Director strongly urge and call other rebels who are victims of deception of the NPA to lay down their arms and go back to the arms of the law and extend his warmest gratitude to all Local Government Units, Barangay Chairman and Purok Leaders for their support in giving information and assistance to the police in all police operations against the NPA terrorist.###