6 NPA rebels killed in Camarines Sur clash

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jan 30 2019 08:51 AM | Updated as of Jan 30 2019 04:59 PM

MANILA - Six alleged New People's Army rebels were killed in a firefight with soldiers in Tinambac, Camarines Sur early Wednesday, the military said.

The 20-minute clash erupted after soldiers chanced upon some 15 rebels in Barangay Lupi, according to a report from the 9th Infantry Division said.

Four M16 rifles and a grenade launcher were recovered from the area, the military said.

More details to follow.

Report from Jessa Mylce Mella, ABS-CBN News