Community journalist summoned by PH army over media org activities

Description

Cpt. Michelle Estares, commanding officer of the 903rd Infantry Brigade of the 9th Infantry Division sent a letter to the barangay captain where Reynard Magtoto resides, asking the local barangay official to set a meeting with Magtoto "to discuss matters related to NUJP Bicol, which falls under the purview of the 903rd Infrantry Brigade, 9th Infantry Division, Philippine Army, as a target sectoral front organization (SFO) in Albay area."

On Dec. 5, the said barangay captain called the mother of Magtoto. The local official said that the soldier who handed the letter complained about Magtoto's stories which were described as "critical of the military."

Information
Number of attacked persons or entities related to media
1
Do they work as freelance or media?
Yes
Position in media
Status of journalists
Gender
Male
Country
Region V – Bicol Region
Full name or name of group
Identified
The name of perpetrator (individual/group)
Cpt. Michelle Estares, commanding officer of the 903rd Infantry Brigade of the 9th Infantry Division
Gender
Attack mention about gender background/sexual wording?
No
Date of incident
Type of incident
Physical Intimidation