Kidnapping

Kidnapping

Gunmen free 2 of 3 people abducted in Lanao Norte

ZAMBOANGA CITY (MindaNews/09 June) – Two of the three kidnap victims were freed an hour after gunmen abducted them Wednesday in Lanao del Norte,...

Kidnapped grocery owner freed

COTABATO CITY (MindaNews/10 April) -- A grocery owner abducted here on April 1 was freed early Sunday morning in Barangay Balanaken, Datu Piang, Maguindanao. Jinkee...

Kidnapped? American reported missing

ILIGAN CITY (MindaNews/23 February)—An American national was reported missing and believed kidnapped by unknown persons but police and military authorities said they were baffled...

Sema denies allegations he’s behind trader’s abduction

KIDAPAWAN CITY  (MindaNews/05 February) – Cotabato City Vice Mayor Muslimin Sema has denied allegations he was behind the January 8 kidnapping of a Filipino-Chinese...

Police link Cotabato City V. Mayor Sema, councilor to kidnappings

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/04 February)— Former Cotabato City mayor and now Vice Mayor Muslimin G. Sema and a councilor are allegedly involved in the...

Evidence on kidnapping of Surigao City banker spoiled: CIDG

SURIGAO CITY (MindaNews/24 January) – Shoddy investigation work and even questionable actions of the police have spoiled and contaminated the pieces of evidence in...

7 kidnappers nabbed in GenSan

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/11 Jan) – Police operatives arrested at least seven suspected members of an alleged kidnap-for-ransom gang while they were reportedly plotting...

Yu’s kidnappers demand ransom

COTABATO CITY  (MindaNews/10 January) – Kidnappers who seized a businessman at gunpoint Saturday night at the roadside parking area of the city’s premier hotel...

Charges filed vs kidnappers of 8-year old girl

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews/18 Dec) - Four suspects in Thursday's kidnapping of an eight-year old girl and the killing of her father in Pigcawayn, North...

Pa killed, daughter abducted in Pigkawayan

KORONADAL CITY (MindaNews/16 December) --- Kidnappers snatched early morning today a businessman's daughter in Pigkawayan town in North Cotabato, police officials said. Chief Insp. Jomar Alexis Yap, regional Philippine National Police spokesperson, said the three unidentified kidnappers also shot dead 8-year-old victim's father, Allan Tamayo, when he resisted them.

2 students of MSU-Marawi kidnapped

ILIGAN CITY (MindaNews/09 December) --- Mindanao State University President Dr. Macapado Abaton Muslim has started negotiations for the release of two students who were...

Fil-Chinese community lauds swift rescue of kidnapped businessman in GenSan

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/26 November) -The Filipino-Chinese business community here and in nearby South Cotabato province lauded local government officials, police and Army units...

SouthCot businesswoman released 5 days after abduction

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/19 Nov) - Kidnappers released unharmed Friday a wealthy businesswoman from South Cotabato province five days after she was abducted by...

Kidnappers demand P10-M ransom for Sto. Nino trader

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/17 November) - Kidnappers of a businesswoman from Sto. Nino town in South Cotabato have demanded a P10-million ransom in exchange...

Kidnapped gas station owner in Datu Piang freed

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews/17 November) - A gas station owner in Datu Piang town in Maguindanao who was kidnapped Sunday noon has been reunited with...

Trader, gas station owner abducted in Sto. Nino, Datu Piang

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/15 November) -- Kidnappers struck anew in different parts of Southwestern Mindanao, snatching two victims from the business community and killing...

Cotabato City kidnap victim freed in Maguindanao

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews/16 October) -- Kidnappers freed Friday dawn 73-year hardware trader Conchita Tan of Cotabato City in a marshy area in Maguindanao. Tan, owner...

Business leader says amen to bishop's proposal to declare ML in Cotabato City

KORONADAL CITY (MindaNews/12 October)---The head of a business group in Cotabato City has endorsed the proposal of a senior Catholic Church official to place...

Surigao Norte police to probe deeper into banker's abduction

SURIGAO CITY (MindaNews/29 September) -- The new provincial police director of Surigao del Norte promised he will soon review and dig deeper into the...

Kidnap victims in Marawi, Maguindanao freed

MARAWI CITY (MindaNews/25 September) – A driver abducted September 14 at the GMA terminal here was freed Friday afternoon without ransom, as five Maranaw...

Kidnap victim’s kin in Matanog turn desperate; resort to kidnapping to get even

COTABATO CITY (MindaNews/24 September) – Family members of an Iranun kidnap victim resorted to kidnapping too after failing to locate their relative, police reports...

Kidnapped Marawi trader released after paying ransom

MARAWI CITY (MindaNews/15 Sept) -- A Maranao trader kidnapped over two weeks ago was released before dawn today allegedly after paying “board and lodging”...

Kidnapper nabbed in Maguindanao

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews/8 Sept) -- Police operatives in Cotabato City arrested on Tuesday a kidnapper who was also among the inmates who escaped from...

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