The son of the late top communist New People’s Army (NPA) leader George Madlos and his wife were killed in a 15-minute encounter with government troops belonging to the 8th Infantry Battalion under the 403rd Infantry Brigade last Saturday afternoon, September 3 at Brgy. Capitan Bayong, Impasug-ong, Bukidnon.
The victims were identified by the 4th Infantry Division as Vincent Isagani Madlos and his wife, Angie Polandres Salinas. They were among the wanted top terrorist leaders being members of the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army (CPP-NPA) Central Committee and Heads of the National Technical Bureau and National Communications Bureau of the National Operations Command (NOC), respectively.
Colonel Ted B. Dumosmog, officer-in-charge of the 403rd Infantry Brigade said Madlos had multiple warrants of arrests for the crimes committed from different areas in Caraga and Northern Mindanao regions.
The troops were conducting a special operation in the said area when they engaged an undetermined number of communist terrorist group (CTG) in a 15-firefight which resulted in the death of the couple.
The soldiers recovered two AK-47 rifles, war material, and personal belongings.
photos by 4ID thru Philippines Defense Forces Forum
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