Zamboanga City – Zamboanga City Police Office intelligence operatives, AISG and Naval Intelligence Service Group-Western Mindanao, in coordination with Philippine Coast Guard-FSSWM and Joint Task Group Zamboanga conducted a Law Enforcement Operation (LEO) in the vicinity of Barangay San Roque Junction near Yubengco Mall on April 2, 2016 at about 10:15 AM.
This resulted in the arrest of an ASG member identified as Aldimar J. Sangkula, alias "Abu Paab" of Sitio Kapuk Village, Barangay Calarian, this city. The arrest came by virtue of arrest warrants for kidnapping and serious illegal detention with ransom docketed under Criminal Case Nos. 3432, 3551, 3552, 3566, 5367, 3569 and 3570 issued by Presiding Judge Leo Jay T. Principe of Branch 1, 9th Judicial Region, Regional Trial Court, Isabela City, Basilan dated January 28, 2008. Furthermore, the ASG member is taken into the custody of Zamboanga City Police Office.
-with report from PO3 Bernard Tan, RPIO9