Zamboanga City - An ASG member was arrested during a manhunt operation conducted by joints elements of RID; PCTC-WM; SPMKI-OCPNP; 17th ISU, ISG, PA; DIPO-WM; RPSB9 and ZCPS4 Culianan, ZCPO at the intersection of Sitio Balinsungay and Gapuh, Barangay Talabaan, Zamboanga City at about 1:30 in the afternoon of July 10, 2015. Arrested ASG member was Basit Balahim @ Ballan.
He was arrested by virtue of warrant of arrest with Criminal Case Nrs. 3342 to 3570 for 8 counts of Kidnapping and Serious Illegal Detention (KSID) and CC 3569-412 for the Crime of Kidnapping and Serious Illegal Detention Defined and Penalized under Art 267 of the RPC as amended by Sec 8 of R.A. 7659 issued by Honorable Judge Leo Jay T Principe, Branch 1, Isabela City, Basilan. Subject is in the wanted list, he was involved in the Golden Harvest Kidnapping Incident in Tairan, Lantawan, Basilan in 2002. Arrested person was brought to ZCPS4 Culianan for documentation and proper disposition.
-with report from PO2 Jonas D. Macasa Jr., RPIO9