On January 19, 2023 at about 9:30 in the afternoon, the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group arrested a member of Kuyog Sumpat Mamalu who was affiliated with the (CNN-MAC) CCP-NPA-NDF Moro Army Command operating in the areas of Nuro and South Upi, Maguindanao Province.

According to CIDG Director, PBGen Romeo M Caramat Jr., arrested accused was identified as Gabriel Minted, 19 years old from South Upi, Maguindanao and tagged as No. 8 Regional MWP of PRO BAR, No. 5 Provincial MWP of Maguindanao PPO, and as No. 5 Municipal MWP of Upi MPS.

Agents of CIDG BAR Cotabato CFU, RSOT RFU BAR in coordination with local PNP units conducted police operation which resulted in the arrest of the accused by virtue of Warrant of Arrest for the crime of RAPE in relation to RA 7610 issued by Hon. Annabelle D.P. Piang, Acting Presiding Judge, 12th Judicial Region, RTC Branch 13, Cotabato City dated November 21, 2022 with NO BAIL recommended.

Minted was brought to CIDG Cotabato CFU for proper disposition and documentation.

“The CIDG reiterates its dedication in pursuing wanted individuals and being unwavering in the battle against terrorism and violent extremism.” CIDG Director said. ###