Police nabs NPA amazon for killing of army officer in Cadiz City
GOVERNMENT security forces have nabbed a female New People’s Army (NPA) rebel member during an operation Tuesday evening in a remote village in Cadiz City, Negros Occidental.
Western Visayas Police director, Chief Supt. Agrimero Cruz Jr., on Wednesday has identified the female NPA rebel member arrested by security forces as Sarah Alvarez alias Olsen.
The police official said Alvarez was arrested by combine police and military forces at around 6:125 pm Tuesday her alleged safehouse in a remote village in Cadiz City.
Cruz said Alvarez, a regional member of NPA led by Frank Fernandez in Negros Island, was nabbed based on a warrant of arrest for murder issued by Regional Trial Court in Cadiz City.
The police official said Alvarez’s arrest warrant was for the 2010 murder of a certain Lt. Polenzo of the 62nd Infantry Battalion (IB). She is now detained at the Cadiz City Police headquarters.