Camp Col Romeo A Abendan, Zamboanga City - Combined elements of CIDG Regional Field Unit 9 RSOG; CIDG Zamboanga Sibugay Provincial Field Unit; CIDG Zamboanga City Field Unit, CIDG Zamboanga del Sur Provincial Field Unit; 2nd Provincial Mobile Force Company; Titay MPS, Ipil MPS, Naga MPS, PIU Zamboanga Sibugay PPO, NICA9, 44nd IB PA, 42nd IB PA, ISU PA, RACTG RID 9 and C2 TOC PAF conducted law enforcement operation thru service of warrant of arrest at Titay, Zamboanga Sibugay at about 7:35 in the morning of June 8, 2020.
During the execution of warrant of arrest, accused engaged in a firefight and subsequently withdrew heading towards Brgy Poblacion Muslim, Titay and upon reaching at said place, the operating units were able to accost the subject wherein another exchange of gunfire ensued that resulted to the death of the suspect.
PBGEN Jesus D Cambay Jr, Regional Director, PRO9 identified the neutralized suspect as Maulana Aburi Akil aka Mamay, legal age, Sub-Leader of Lawless Elements –KFRG operating in Zamboanga del Sur.
Maulana Aburi Akil has a warrant of arrest for Violation of PD 1866 as amended by RA 8294 under Criminal Case Number I-5472-73 issued by Hon. Judge of RTC Branch 24, Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay ; Murder under Criminal Case Number IM-19-1892 issued by issued by Presiding Judge, RTC9, Judicial Region, Imelda, Zamboanga Sibugay dated July 24, 2019 with no bail recommended and Robbery under Criminal Case Number IM-19-1893 issued by Presiding Judge, RTC9, Judicial Region, Imelda, Zamboanga Sibugay dated July 24, 2019 with bail bond recommended to Php 200, 000.00.
Mamay Aburi is the sub-leader of LLE-KFRG operating in Zamboanga del Sur AOR linked with the Sulu based ASG. He was involved in the Kidnapping incident of an Australian National identified as Warren Rodwell at Barangay Pangi, Zamboanga Sibugay on December of 2011 and Hyrons Couple Kidnapping that transpired on October 4, 2019 at Tukuran, Zamboanga del Sur.
He was the suspect in shooting to death of Ibrahim Asadali Chiong, 38 years old a Civilian Voluntary Organization (CVO) member that was transpired in Kaliantana, Naga, Zamboanga Sibugay on April 6, 2020.
Recovered from the accused was one (1) caliber .45 pistol Taurus bearing Serial Number 378512 loaded with four (4) live ammunitions. Subject accused was brought to Zamboanga Sibugay Crime Lab for post mortem examination prior turn over to immediate family.
PBGEN Jesus D Cambay Jr commended the lead operating unit-CIDG 9 under PCOL TOM P TUZON and other operating units for a job well done. He added that the successful operation is the result of intensive intel-driven operations and diligent efforts of all police units to arrest all lawless elements in the region. (PRO9 PIO)