Abu with P600k reward captured PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 09 May 2018 11:34

By RICHARD FALCATAN

A senior member of the Abu Sayyaf with a P600,000 reward for his arrest was nabbed by authorities in Maluso Municipality in Basilan yesterday.

The suspect was identified as Unjie Jammang aka Dams, 50 years old, married and a resident of Barangay Canibungan, Lantawan, Basilan.

The suspect was also identified as a senior member of the Abu Sayyaf Group.

Jammang was arrested during joint law enforcement operations conducted at Barangay Taberlongan, Maluso, Basilan at 3 a.m.

Jammang was nabbed by virtue of an arrest order for the crimes of Kidnapping and Serious Illegal Detention in connection with the 2001 Golden Harvest Plantation kidnapping in Lantawan, Basilan.

Jammang has a P600,000 reward for his arrest under the 2017 DND-DILG reward list for wanted personalities. (Richard Falcatan with reports from Ely Dumaboc)