1 dead, 4 hurt in NPA attack on Del Monte
2 NPA flags left inside Del Monte compound after the attack in Camp Phillips, Bukidnon. lockerz.com/s/284170059
— rod bolivar (@rod_bolivar) February 19, 2013
MANILA - At least one person was killed and 4 others were wounded when suspected communist New People's Army (NPA) rebels attacked the Del Monte compound in Bukidnon on Tuesday night, initial reports said.
The attack occurred 6:40 p.m. at Camp Phillips in Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon, the Philippine Army said.
The military has yet to identify the victims.
Spikes were scattered along the Cagayan de Oro and Bukidnon highway near the area, according to ABS-CBN News cameraman Vernie Damolo.
Tires were also burning in the middle of the highway, causing heavy traffic in the area.