Tagum City, Davao del Norte - Operatives of CIDG Davao City Field Unit and Regional Special Operating Team along with the Philippine Military and local PNP units arrested three members of the Communist Terrorist Group on the morning of March 9, 2022, during the service of Warrants of Arrest at Purok San Roque, Brgy La Filipina.
The CIDG identified the subjects as VICTOR PAGAS ROLLON alias “GO” or ”PONG”, known as the Head Ordnance, Regional Operations Command (ROC), Southern Mindanao Regional Committee (SMRC); CHRISTINE JOY ADORZA DULA alias “Rye”; and CHARGILYN MONTA CASQUEJO alias “Rhian”, “Tisay”, “Gab”, or “Gillian”, the designated Medic of Southern Mindanao Regional Committee.
ROLLON is wanted for the crime of Murder in the WOA issued by Presiding Judge Virginia D. Tehano-Ang of RTC Br 1, Davao del Norte while DULA is wanted for Rebellion or Insurrection in the WOA issued by Hon. Celestial Verde Aranda-Gonzales of RTC Br 57, Compostela Valley.
During their arrest, the CIDG detectives were able to recover from their possession and control the following pieces of evidence:
⁃ One (1) unit .45 Caliber pistol without serial number;
⁃ One (1) pc .45 Caliber magazine loaded with 7 rounds .45 caliber live ammunition.
⁃ Two (2) unit NOKIA keypad color Blue;
⁃ One (1) unit NOKIA keypad color Red;
⁃ One (1) unit Samsung keypad color Black;
⁃ One (1) pc TM Sim Card 5G.
⁃ Two (2) pcs Improvised Explosive Device;
⁃ One (1) Black Notebook.
⁃ One (1) unit M16 Make COLT 5.56 mm without serial number;
⁃ One (1) pc M16 Magazine loaded with 9 pcs 5.56 mm live ammunition;
⁃ One (1) pc Stethoscope color Black;
⁃ One (1) pc Thermometer color White; and
⁃ One (1) pc Sphygmomanometer color Blue.
DULA, who was originally from Bagong Silangan, Quezon City was recruited by ANAKBAYAN when she was a student of Polytechnic University of the Philippines (PUP) in 2015 and was brought to Mindanao in 2017 to join the Southern Mindanao Regional Committee (SMRC).
The said WOAs will be returned to the issuing courts while corresponding cases for violations of RA 10591 or the Comprehensive Firearms and Ammunition Regulation Law and RA 9516 or the Illegal Possession of Explosives will be filed against the suspects through inquest proceedings.
The CIDG, under the helm of its new Director, PBGEN ELISEO DC CRUZ shall remain faithful to its mandate to investigate and prosecute heinous and sensational crimes and sustain its aggressive stance against Communist Terrorist Groups in support of the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTFLCAC), especially in the countryside where most communities are vulnerable to the lurking of these groups.