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Wednesday, 29 May 2013 11:09

Agents of the National Bureau of Investigation backed-up by  Special Action Force police commandoes arrested a suspected member of the Abu Sayyaf Group in Lantawan, Basilan at dawn Monday.

Musad Abdurasad alias Abu Arsad was arrested shortly before 2 a.m. at Sitio Baktus, Barangay Lawi-Lawi, Lantawan.

Abdurasad’s arrest was carried out on the strength of a warrant for nine counts for murder, kidnapping and serious illegal detention.

The NBI agents were backed up by men of the 54 SAC, 55 SAC and 84 SAC of the Special Action Force in arresting Abdurasad.

DZT gathered that Abdurasad was involved in a series of kidnappings and killing of some personalities in Basilan. He was brought to the NBI office for temporary custody pending his turnover to the court. – Dan Toribio Jr.