Shariff Aguak Municipal Police Station of Maguindanao Police Provincial Office conducts thorough investigation to identify the suspects and motives of road side explosion at the Provincial Highway of Brgy. Timbangang, Shariff Aguak, Maguindanao.
Security perimeter were provided upon response when a call was received by the personnel of Shariff Aguak MPS from a concern civilian prompting them about an explosion transpired at the aforementioned place on a Friday, November 20, 2020.
Fortunately, there were no reported casualties on the said explosion.
However, this incident raised concerns over the potential terrorism threat, although no group has yet claimed responsibility for the said bombing. Hence, the Police Regional Office of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region is now monitoring the development of this incident, increased security presence in the province of Maguindanao and intensifies the intelligence operations to immediately stop suspicious activities in the area.
PBGEN Samuel P Rodriguez, RD, PRO BAR assures the public that this incident will be resolved as soon as possible. PRO BAR is committed to effectively address the safety and security of the Bangsamoro people, rest assured that the Bangsamoro Police are working round the clock to assure the public of their safety.