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1-yr-old Russian-Canadian boy abducted in Pagadian

Posted at | Updated as of 02/08/13 1:46 AM

MANILA -- A 1-year-old Russian-Canadian boy and his 17-year-old babysitter were abducted in Pagadian City Thursday morning, authorities said.

Initial investigation showed that the babysitter took the boy for a stroll at a tennis court in Rosario Homes Subdivision at around 6:30 a.m.

The two, however, failed to go home, prompting the boy's family to alert authorities.

Police have launched rescue operations for the two victims. -- Report from Trini Velasco, ABS-CBN News Caraga