Combined elements of Zamboanga Sibugay Police Provincial Office, Regional Intelligence Unit 9, Anti-Kidnapping Group, and Regional Intelligence Division 9 conducted a law enforcement operation in Barangay Baluno, Naga, Zamboanga Sibugay at about 9:45 PM on August 22, 2016.
This resulted in the arrest of Alkasabi Albain alias “Mobin Bakwan” / “Bebic Kasabi” / “Bebic Bangali”, a member of the Mamay Aburi and Reming Sabtal Criminal Groups engaged in kidnapping and other nefarious activities. Suspect was arrested by virtue of warrant for kidnapping-for-ransom filed under Criminal Case No. I-5832 and murder docketed under Criminal Case No. i-5527 issued by Presiding Judge Anthony D. Isaw of RTC Branch 24, Ipil Zamboanga Sibugay. Alkasabi Albain was involved in the kidnappings of Richard Warren Rodwel on December. 5, 2011 in Brgy. Pangi, Ipil, Alexa Dela Cruz on January 11, 2014 in Barangay Kima, Payao, Reynaldo Drapeza on November 9, 2010 in Kabasalan, Joel Indino on January 29, 2011 in Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay, and Mariecriz Cuartocruz in Brgy. Manicahan, Zamboanga City on Dec. 14, 2010. Subject is also listed in the watchlist of personalities involved in piracy in high seas, extortion and illegal drugs in Zamboanga Sibugay. Albain is now under police custody.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9