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Kidnappers of 2 policewomen, 2 others in Sulu want P5-M ransom – Albayalde

By: - Reporter / @JhoannaBINQ
/ 05:20 PM May 02, 2018

The kidnappers of two policewomen and two others snatched in Sulu are asking for P5-million in ransom, Philippine National Police (PNP) Dir. Gen. Oscar D. Albayalde said Wednesday.

Albayalde said kidnapped officers Police Officer (PO) 2 Benierose Alvarez and PO1 Dinah Gumahad are still alive according to Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) director Chief Supt. Graciano Mijares.

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“As of this time wala pa talagang maliwanag [na update] although we have negotiators. We seek help from the local chief executive doon and ang hinihinging ransom initially is total of P5 million for the whole,” Albayalde said in a press briefing.

(As of this time, there is really no clear update.)

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The two policewomen and two others were abducted on Sunday afternoon in Patikul, Sulu by 11 armed men believed to be members of an Abu Sayyaf splinter group led by a certain Mujir Yada.

According to reports from the military, the two policewomen and the two others, had just left Camp Teodulfo Bautista, and were onboard a tricycle when they were abducted in Barangay Liang.    /muf

 

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