Wanted: Dead or Alive 'Nardong Putik' (Version 2)
The Untold story of Leonardo M. Manicio of Malagasang, Imus Cavite. Nardong Putik, 47, considererd by the PC as Cavite Public Enemy No. 1 with a php20,000 price on his head, was killed by a joint PC-NBI-Imus police force at 7:40 a.m. OCTOBER 10, 1971 between Panamitan and Talon, Kawit, Cavite. Manecio had built a reputation as a local "Robin Hood" marked by hostility against the rich. Some municipal officials and several prominent citizens of Cavite have openly expressed to high PC officials sympathy for Manecio who they credited with having practically eradicated cattle-rustling, robbery, and rape in their areas.