Surigao del Norte Gov. Sol Matugas met on Tuesday with the families of two police officers abducted by members of the New People’s Army (NPA) who disguised themselves as policemen in Placer town, Surigao del Norte .
Matugas said the provincial government was exerting all efforts to secure the release of Police Officer 2 John Doverte and Police Officer 2 Alfredo Degamon who were snatched by NPA rebels while manning an outpost in Barangay Bad-as, Placer past 1 p.m on Monday (Nov.13).
The Placer town Crisis Management Committee has been activated following the abduction, and negotiations were ongoing. PHOTOS/Jojo Ferol