Monday, November 21, 2011

Students escape from ‘internal organ extractors’ (Philippines)

Sun Star [Philippines]
22 November 2011

2 students escape from ‘internal organ extractors’

By Michael Andrew W. Yu

CAGAYAN DE ORO -- Two students escaped from abductors Monday and said they witnessed the suspects extracting internal organs of two other students inside a hut in a village here.

Nine-year-old Anna and 13-year-old Mary (not their real names) said five men wearing bonnets, one of whom is a foreigner, kidnapped and dragged them onboard a black van while on their way to school in Zone 7 Mahayahay, Barangay Bayabas on Monday. [...]

“They extracted the heart, two kidneys and eyes of the students,” she said.

Mary added that she saw a mini refrigerator or cooler inside the van. [...]

Sun Star [Philippines]
23 November 2011

Probe still on for ‘kidnapping’ incident

POLICE authorities are still doing their investigation on the alleged abduction of two students by suspects whom they said extracted the internal organs of two other victims inside a hut in Barangay Camaman-an Monday morning.

Senior Inspector Ariel Pontillas, station commander of Police Station 1 in Divisoria, said they could not confirm if there was really abduction since there is no validity as to the facts given by the alleged victims. [...]