Combined personnel from Isabela City Police Station (ICPS) together with CIDG, 53rd Special Action Company and 84th Special Action Company of PNP SAF conducted law enforcement operation through the service of warrant of arrest at Basilan General Hospital, Binuangan Barangay, Isabela City, Basilan at about 11:30 AM of April 10, 2018. The operation resulted to the arrest of member of the Abu Sayaff group (ASG) identified as Pangamdas Alim Tanjil aka Torotoy Abbas, 35 years old, married and resident of Tuburan Proper, Basilan Province.
The arrested ASG member was covered with warrant of arrest for the crime of Kidnapping And Serious Illegal Detention under Article 267 of RPC as amended under section 8 of RA 7689 docketed under criminal case 3 4802-1787, 4804-1788 and 4804-1789 issued by Honorable Judge Danilo M Bucoy of 9th RTC Branch 2 Isabela City dated October 15, 2009 with no bail bond recommended.
Prior to his arrest, subject person was involved on a vehicular accident that transpired at Basakan, Tuburan Proper, Basilan, and was rushed at the said medical institution due to visible injury he sustained. He was brought to Isabela City Police Station for proper booking and disposition.
PCSUPT Billy B Beltran, Regional Director of Police Regional Office 9 lauded the operatives of Isabela City Police Station under PSUPT Restituto Pangusban and other operating units for a job well done.