Detectives of CIDG Masbate PFU together with other local PNP units and the Philippine Army arrested a Communist Terrorist Group (CTG) Member in a police operation conducted on the afternoon of April 18, 2022, in Brgy. Bapor, Masbate City.
The suspect was identified as Rolly Banoy Hermina, a 51 years old farmer who is a native of Masbate City. The arrest was made by virtue of the Warrants of Arrest (WOAs) for 2 counts of Crime Against International Humanitarian Law, Genocide and Other Crimes Against Humanity (RA 9851), 3 counts of Murder under Criminal Case No. 20557, and Attempted Murder under Criminal Case Nos. 21293, 21294, 21295, 21296 and 21297.
Hermina was categorized as NPA in the Barrio as member of L1 KP4 under Eddie Rosero alias “KA STAR” operating in the 2nd District of Masbate.
The CIDG reaffirms its commitment to pursue wanted persons and remain steadfast in the fight against terrorism and violent extremism without prejudice or bias.