4 suspected terrorists, supporters surrender to military in Lanao del Sur


Two alleged members of the Dawlah Islamiya/Maute Group and two of their supporters have surrendered to the military in Lanao del Sur.

Those who yielded to the 49th Infantry Battalion recently were identified as Camar Gampong Musa, alias Camar, and Nasroding Comayog Patiilan, alias Sangcopan; and their supporters Badroding Gampong Patiilan and Pacalinog Patiilan Comayog, all of Barangay Cormatan in Masiu municipality, said Brig. Gen. Bagnus Gaerlan, Acting Commander of the Joint Task Force ZamPeLan.

They handed over one Caliber 5.56mm M16A1-Elisco Rifle, 1 Colt 45 pistol, 70 rounds of Caliber 5.56 ammunitions, five rounds Caliber .45mm ammunitions, one long steel magazine, three short steel magazine, one long plastic magazine, three short plastic magazine, and one bandolier.

The successful surrender of said personalities was facilitated by the Alpha Company, 49IB in coordination with the local government unit of Masiu.

“This accomplishment is attributed to the intelligence units who never falter in fulfilling their duties and responsibilities,” Gaerlan said. #