A MEMBER of the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) was arrested for allegedly creating trouble in the community the other night in Zamboanga del Norte.
A report from Police Regional Office (PRO) 9 said the suspect, identified as Abdul Nasser Julpai, 32, married, of Bgy. Nonoyan, Baliguian town, was arrested at 8:45 p.m.
Investigators said the Baliguian Community Precinct received an information that the suspect was creating trouble in the area.
Elements of the Baliguian Police Station immediately responded and arrested the suspect, who was armed with fragmentation grenade and challenging everyone in the area to a fight.
During interrogation, the suspect admitted that he was a member of the ASG involved in a series of kidnapping for ransom activities.