Alleged Japanese kidnap victim presented to Duterte-A A +A
Saturday, July 19, 2014
THE Anti-kidnapping Task Force presented on Thursday evening a Japanese national, who was believed to have been kidnapped, to Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte.
Duterte identified the victim as Yashuhiro Nakamura, a Japanese national who was allegedly been kidnapped in Maguindanao, Cotabato last April.
He said the authorities are still conducting further investigation about what really happened.
"Nakita siya ng anti-kidnapping task force. He was retrieved. Allegedly isang kidnap victim but I do not want to speculate whether it was a kidnap-me. We deal only with facts, the truth. As of this time, we do not speculate," he said.
He said Nakamura was referred to Japanese Consul Iguchi Ibara. (ANC)
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on July 19, 2014.