Abu Sayyaf member arrested over kidnap raps


Posted at Aug 06 2017 05:57 AM

MANILA — An alleged Abu Sayyaf member was arrested at a security checkpoint in Mercedes, Zamboanga City on Friday, the military said in a statement.

Hamad Ajijul Susulan, alias Hajer Sailani/Ahmad, is facing charges for kidnapping and serious illegal detention with ransom.

The military alleged that Susulan was involved in the kidnapping of Golden Harvest Plantation workers in June 2001 in Lantawan, Basilan.

Susulan was brought to a Zamboanga City police station for proper documentation.