Tubod, Lanao del Norte -On or about 030315H September 2015, the following eight (8) inmatesescaped surreptitiously at Lanao Provincial Jail, Pigcarangan, Tubod Lanao del Norte,
· Amoran Dasimbor aka “AMORAN MULOK”;
· Samsodin Mamao Y Mamao;
· Musakira Tomanto;
· Alisaman Santos Y Dimasangka aka “BOKONG”;
· Walid Mandagla Y Indie;
· Anowar Angni y Locsadato aka “ANO”;
· Caris Lando Y Balowa; and
· Bawi Mapandi Y Mangansan
Initial investigation by personnel of Tubod Municipal Police Station (MPS) disclosed that the escapees managed to escape from the penal facility by cutting the grills of their cell with the use of a hacksaw blade and pass over the perimeter fence at the back portion of facility. Further investigation disclosed that the duty guards on post namely: Roderick Banasco; Oscar Molijon and Ernesto Caro had only been aware of the incident after one of the inmates shouted and informed them that inmates had already escaped.
Further, at about 7:20 in the morning of same date one (1) piece of Lenox hacksaw blade alleged used by the escapees in cutting the grills was turned-over by a concern inmate David Gerolaga y Buhos to the responding personnel of Tubod MPS.
Lanao del Norte Provincial Police Office personnel is conducting manhunt operation and random checkpoints for the immediate arrest of the escapees.