2 suspected Abu Sayyaf bandits nabbed in Zamboanga City

RJ Rosalado, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Feb 28 2018 04:53 PM

ZAMBOANGA CITY - Two suspected Abu Sayyaf bandits were arrested in separate raids here, authorities said Wednesday.

Hood Salvador Abdulla alias Jiking was arrested at a motel in Santa Maria village on Tuesday, authorities said.

Abdulla is facing kidnapping and serious illegal detention charges over the abduction of Jehovah's Witness church members in 2002.

His alleged cohort, identified only with the alias Kim, was arrested in a separate raid in Rio Hondo village.