Boy Indama was apprehended through the joint efforts of the troops from the 74th Infantry Battalion, Lamitan City Police Station, and Regional Public Safety Battalion in Lamitan City at 12:45 p.m. last September 28, 2017.
Indama is an Abu Sayyaf member under Furuji Indama who escaped from Basilan Provincial Jail on December 13, 2009.
He has an existing warrant of arrest for kidnapping and serious illegal detention in Barangay Magcawa, Al-Barka, Basilan.
Indama was immediately brought to the Lamitan District Hospital for medical attention and was subsequently turned over to the Lamitan City Police for proper disposition and documentation.
Meanwhile, troops from the 4th Special Forces Battalion on checkpoint in Barangay Cabunbata, Isabela City, Basilan apprehended two carnappers last Thursday at 7am.
Salam Aslatan and Nuruddin Duray, both of legal age, had been sought by law enforcers for carnapping.
Seized from their possession were two motorcycles owned by Mursid Halikin, a resident of Tipo-Tipo, Basilan.
The apprehended carnappers and the recovered items were turned-over to the Isabela City Police for proper disposition.