June 26, 2022

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3 suspects arrested for abduction in Iriga City, Camarines Sur; victim rescued

Photo: Iriga City PNP

Police arrested three (3) men in a red minivan after hot pursuit over a report of allegedly abducting a man on 5 pm Tuesday.

The abducted man, age 40, was found hogtied by responding cops inside the mini van.

Earlier. the victim’s friend reported to police about the abduction incident, after the suspects aimed a gun, forcing the victim into the mini van.

Photo: Iriga City PNP

In the initial investigation, the motive of the suspects for the abduction was possibly related to banned agarwood being sold by the victim.

Several firearms, ammunition and a knife were also confiscated from the suspects.

The suspects will be charged with abduction, and violation of the Comelec gun ban.