Trader’s son abducted in Midsayap

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 11 August) — Armed men abducted a trader’s son in Barangay Tumbras in Midsayap, North Cotabato early Saturday evening.

Superintendent Renante Delos Santos, Midsayap police chief, said Mark Anthony Bayya,19, a student of the Notre Dame of Midsayap College, was seized from their house by five armed men who forced him into a gray Mitsubishi Lancer at around 6:45 pm. Saturday.

The vehicle had no plate number, he said.

Upon reaching a nearby river, the suspects transferred the victim into a motorized banca and fled towards the direction of Northern Kabuntalan town in Maguindanao using a motorized banca. (Karl Ballentes / MindaNews)