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Zamboanga town mayor abducted

/ 11:31 PM April 02, 2012

ZAMBOANGA CITY—Armed men abducted mayor Jeffrey Lim of Salug town in Zamboanga del Norte at around 7 p.m. Monday.

Former Salug mayor Jesus Lim, the mayor’s father, told the Philippine Daily Inquirer by phone that his 36-year old son was walking at the bus terminal when eight to 10 armed men, wearing green shirts with “PNP” printed on it, snatched him.

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“I feel bad about this. This is the first time to happen in my town. I don’t remember my son receiving any threats,” the elder Lim said.

Police reports disclosed that Lim was forced to board a yellow mini van, which was found abandoned in the village of Mukas an hour later.

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