Suspected Abu drug supplier nabbed in Sulu PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 05 August 2016 12:05

A man, suspected to be one of the illegal drug suppliers of the Abu Sayyaf was nabbed in a joint police-military operations in Talipao, Sulu.

In a statement, Major Filemon Tan, Western Mindanao Command spokesperson said Thursday the suspect identified as Sidimar Abduhadi was arrested on Aug. 2 around 8:40 a.m. at the suspect’s home in Barangay Tinga.

Abduhadi fought it out during the operations, leaving one police wounded.

Recovered from the suspect were a .38 caliber revolver loaded with two rounds, a spent .38 caliber shell and seven heat-sealed sachets of “shabu,” and assorted drug paraphernalia.

Tan said the wounded police officer received treatment at the Integrated Provincial Health Office in Jolo.