Worrying twist in kidnap case
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Sabah residents fear illegal immigrants helping kidnappers after recent case
SANDAKAN, Sabah: Illegal immigrants from southern Philippines living in the Malaysian state of Sabah are believed to have helped kidnappers in the abduction of two Indonesians recently by providing them with inside information about their victims, security agencies and a former militant told Channel NewsAsia on Monday (Sep 17).
The incident took place in the early hours of last Tuesday, when two masked men armed with M16 rifles stormed a fishing vessel in the waters off Semporna town and grabbed the two fishermen.
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