Tacurong businessman, driver abducted

COTABATO CITY (MindaNews/24 April) – A businessman from Tacurong City and his driver were abducted at in Salipada K. Pendatun town in Maguindanao Friday afternoon.

A combined team from the military and Maguindanao police are in pursuit of the kidnappers.

Businessman Jose Lagon, Sr., and his driver, German Anghag, visited the project site in SK Pendatun town at around 2 p.m. when the kidnappers barged in took them by force.

Lagon’s vehicle, a Navarra pick up, was found in Sitio Musa, Dimapantis in Rajah Buayan.

Police Provincial Director Alex Lineses said the abductors are likely those from a kidnap-for-ransom-gang under Commander Garrison and Timex.

He said the victims may have been moved within the Liguasan Marsh. (MindaNews)