On or about 27 1300H Aug 14, combined police and multi-agency task force personnel rescued four (4) would-be trafficking victims who were bound for Malaysia and arrested two (2) suspected illegal recruiters at a local wharf in Zamboanga City. The arrested suspects were identified as Rolienel Villegas, 44, and Sharna Jackaria, 24, of Barangays Lumbangan and Baliwasan, respectively. The suspects were turned over to the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group for the filing of appropriate charges. The victims were placed under the custody of the Department of Social Welfare and Development.
Source: Sun Star