According to Philippine National Police Regional Office 10 spokesperson Supt. Lemuel Gonda, Mohammad Noaim Maute, alyas Abu Jadid, a suspected bomber of the Maute terrorist was arrested in Sta Cruz, Macasandig, Cagayan de Oro City. around 6:30 am, Thursday.
Maute used a fake student ID of Mindanao State University with the name Alfaiz P. Mamintal. He is now detained at Camp Alagar in Cagayan de Oro City.
“Subject is a suspected bomber of the Maute terrorist Group. The subject personality is currently undergoing investigation at CDOC PNP,” Brigadier General Gilbert Gabay, spokesperson of martial law implementation in Eastern Mindanao said.