A drug suspect wanted for murder and drug pushing in Metro Manila and Cavite province and his cohort were arrested following an encounter in Lapaz district, Iloilo City on Wednesday. Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) director, Chief Supt. Roel Obusan, identified the arrested suspects as Aslani Ansari of Iloilo City and Alex Mapandi. Ansari was wounded during the encounter with CIDG-Region 6 operatives in Leophil Subdivision in Barangay Ticud in Lapaz. Obusan said that Ansari and Mapandi are wanted for the gruesome and sensationalized killing of Jalil Abobakar in Balabago, Jaro district in June 2016, and other killings in the town of Pavia and Villa Arevalo, Iloilo City.