Abu Sayyaf paid
ZAMBOANGA CITY – Abu Sayyaf bandits in Sulu reportedly collected R2.5 million in ransom for the two female police officers they kidnapped in Patikul, Sulu, on April 29.
The group, led by Injam Yadah, has reportedly released Police Officer 3 Bienerose Alvarez at 10:15 a.m Tuesday, and Police Officer 1 Dinah Gumahad about 13 hours later, in two different areas in Talipao, Sulu.
The bandits seized Alvarez, Gumahad and their male companions, Jacksalem Blas and Faizal Ahidji, while they were riding a tricycle in Patikul.
Ahidji was released on May 7 and Blas was freed a few days later.
Alvarez is assigned at the Engineering Service Division under the Regional Logistics Division of the regional police force. Gumahad