Sulu kidnap victim released
MANILA, Philippines - After almost 4 months in the custody of kidnappers, one-year-old Yule Vincent Acla was released by his abductors on Friday, May 10.
Son of soldier Victor Acla, Yule Vincent was kidnapped on January 15 after unidentified suspects entered their house in Patikul, Sulu.
The child was safely released to a negotiator allegedly provided by Sulu Gov Abdusakur Tan and who facilitated the release at an undisclosed area in the town of Maimbung after a ransom of P400,000 was reportedly paid.
The child was later brought to Tan's residence and was eventually transported to Jolo, Sulu.
The group of Abu Sayyaf leader Susukan is said to be responsible for the incident. - Rappler.com