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Chinese national slips past kidnappers in Parañaque

By: - Reporter / @CMarquezINQ
/ 05:33 PM April 11, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – A Chinese national escaped from his abductors in Parañaque City Wednesday afternoon, the city police department said.

Police said the 28 year-old victim was snatched from a resort and casino complex and was illegally detained for two days in a condominium unit at Multinational Village in Moonwalk, Parañaque City.

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The Chinese national managed to slip out of the condominium unit at around 3 p.m. and sought assistance from personnel of the Philippine National Police- Maritime Group stationed in Barangay La Huerta in Parañaque.

He told authorities that he was kidnapped after he failed to settle his 10,000 yuan debt to casino financiers.

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Further investigation and pursuit operations against the kidnappers are ongoing, while the victim was turned over to the Chinese Embassy. /gsg

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