2 Ecija men abducted

August 07, 2019

SAN LEONARDO, Nueva Ecija - - Four alleged unidentified armed men riding a Toyota Innova vehicle abducted at gunpoint two men on board a Nissan sedan yesterday morning here.

Police Major Jeffrey Alivia, town police head, identified the two abducted victims as Victor Salvador, 45, farmer, and Eugenio Mocho, 42, driver, both of Bgy. Niyugan, Jaen, Nueva Ecija.

Alivia said the abduction incident was allegedly committed in Bgy. Mallorca at 10:30 a.m. and reported to the police at 11:25 a.m.

Investigation showed the two victims were on board a Nissan Sentra with plate number WKT352 traveling towards Peñaranda town when their vehicle was blocked by the suspects’ black Toyota Innova in Bgy. Mallorca.

Afterwhich, the suspects at gunpoint forcibly took the two victims and commandeered their vehicle.

Alivia said his men are still investigating the incident while dragnet operations were set by all police units for possible sighting of the suspects’ vehicles and the victims.