Female NPA officer nabbed in Oroquieta City


The military and police operatives have arrested an alleged officer of the communist New People’s Army (NPA) in her residence in Oroquieta City.

Brig. Gen. Gene Ponio, commander of the Joint Task Force ZamPeLan, identified the suspect as Jenefer Aguhob, alias Ace/Jen/Joy, 40, single and resident of Purok 3, Barangay Buenavista, Oroquieta City.

She was nabbed Wednesday, February 5, by virtue of a warrant of arrest for murder issued by Judge Victoriano Lacaya Jr. of the Regional Trial Court 9th Judicial Region, Branch 9 in Dipolog City. There was no bail recommended for Aguhob.

Ponio said Aguhob was the finance, liaison officer of Sub-Regional Military Area II and chairman of Karapatan and Makabayan bloc.

He said she is also a contact of some officers of the Western Mindanao Regional Committee and was allegedly sighted visiting certain alias Beto of Ozamis City Jail and attending his court hearing.

Aguhob is placed under the custody of Misamis Occidental Provincial Police Office for proper disposition.