ZAMBOANGA CITY: Police recovered a student who was allegedly seized on Friday near the premises of the Zamboanga City Medical Center. Police said Basil Bernardo, a student taking up radiologic technology at the Universidad de Zamboanga, was allegedly abducted at around 10:45 a.m. on Friday by five unidentified men on board a white van. Bernardo was recovered by policemen led by Insp. Raul Clavecilla inside a branch of Jollibee restaurant in Ipil town in the neighboring province of Zamboanga Sibugay, according to Chief Inspector Ariel Huesca, a regional police spokesman. It was unknown whether Bernardo’s family paid ransom or not.