British national, Filipino wife kidnapped in Zambo Sur

CAGAYAN DE ORO (MindaNews / 04 October) — Unidentified gunmen abducted a British national and his Filipino wife in Zamboanga del Sur early Friday evening.

Capt. Clint Antipala, Army 1st Division public information officer said Allan Hyrons and his wife Wilma Paglinawan were taken by the gunmen at their beach resort in Barangay Alindahaw, Tukuran town in Zamboanga del Sur at around 6:50 p.m. Friday.

Antipala said it was not immediately known where the gunmen took the couple or who the suspects are.

He said the Army is coordinating with local police in the investigation of the latest kidnapping. (Froilan Gallardo / MindaNews)