JOINT police and military forces captured a notorious kidnapping group leader in a remote village in Zamboanga Sibugay province, police reports said on Friday.
Senior Supt. Reuben Theodore Sindac, Philippine National Police (PNP) Public Information chief, said that Sehar Muloc alias Commander Red Eye was arrested by joint operatives of the Western Mindanao Police Office and military intelligence unit on Thursday at Pasalubong Center, Barangay Poblacion in Ipil town, Zamboanga Sibugay.
Sindac said that Muloc was arrested based on a warrant issued by several courts for kidnapping and serious illegal detention cases. The PNP official added that Muloc was also tagged in the kidnapping of Mayor Jeffrey Lim of Salug town, Zamboanga del Norte province and three others last year.
Sindac said that Muloc is now under the custody of Provincial Intelligence Branch Office of Zamboanga Sibugay Police Provincial Office. ANTHONY VARGAS