ZAMBOANGA CITY – Four policemen were wounded when a group of unidentified gunmen believed to be Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army terrorists (CNTs) attacked a municipal police station in Concepcion, Misamis Occidental early Thursday morning.
A police report reaching this city said the armed men attacked and sprayed with automatic gun fire the municipal station police station of Cencepcion town located in Barangay Putongan in Misamis Occidental at about 7:50 a.m. on Thursday.
The police report identified the wounded policemen as Police Cpl.Marvin Intong, SSgt. Larry Millan, Cpl. Leo Gumisad, and Patrolwoman Ritchel Tañola.
The firefight ensued for almost an hour in the village of Putongan, sending many residents in the village into panic.