2 Abu Sayyaf killed, 4 others nabbed in Sulu

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TWO MEMBERS of the notorious Abu Sayyaf bandit group were killed early morning of Oct. 10 when they resisted arrest by a combined team of the police and Joint Task Force-Sulu, according to a report released yesterday by the military’s Western Mindanao Command (WesMinCom). Four other Abu Sayyafs were arrested in the operation in Barangay Kajatian, Indanan, Sulu. The government forces also recovered various weapons and a pack suspected to contain the illegal drug shabu (methamphetamine hydrochloride). WesMinCom said the four arrested suspects have been turned over to the municipal police for further investigation.