Abu nabbed along RT Lim Boulevard PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 10 October 2015 11:50

By DAN TORIBIO JR.

An Abu Sayyaf militant involved in several kidnapping cases was arrested along RT Lim Boulevard Thursday morning.

Radjan Sahibol Sahiddan alias Abu Raji, a follower of notorious Abu Sayyaf leader Radulan Sahiron was arrested around 10 a.m. by combined forces from the RIU, PCTC, SPKMI, PAOC, ZCPO, SAF, R2, MICO, NISG and the National Bureau of Investigation on the strength of a warrant for kidnapping and serious illegal detention in connection with the kidnapping of six members of the Jehovah Witnesses several years ago.

The warrant was issued by Judge Toribio Ilao, Jr., of the Pasig Regional Trial Court Branch 266 with no bail bond recommended.

Sahiddan was brought to Pasig City immediately.

In another incident, a member of the Barangay Intelligence Network was jailed after he fired his gun indiscriminately in Mercedes Thursday night.

Joseph Alfaro y Rojas, 52, a member of the  Mercedes Barangay Intelligence Network  (BIN) was arrested by men of the Culianan Police Station led by Sr. Insp. Elmer Solon for firing his gun along Kape, Mercedes around 9:30 p.m.

It was learned that Alfaro was drunk when he started firing his .45 caliber pistol five times that caused panic among residents.

The incident was reported to the Culianan Police Station and with the cooperation of the barangay council, Alfaro was nabbed.

Confiscated from his possession was a .45 caliber pistol with bullets inside the magazine.

Alfaro underwent paraffin test while the gun was submitted for ballistic test.

Solon said that Alfaro will be charged in court for illegal possession of firearm, alarm and scandal and illegal discharge of firearm. – Dan Toribio