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Another inmate re-arrested by Maguindanao jail guards

Breaking News • 01:02 AM Thu Aug 27, 2015
Ferdinandh Cabrera
The Maguindanao Provincial Jail

COTABATO CITY - Another detainee who fled the Maguindanao provincial jail early today was rearrested Wednesday afternoon, authorities said.Jail Warden Macapagal Blao said Faizal Macarimbang was rearrested with the help of village officials of Barangay Poblacion 2, Cotabato City.Blao said Macarimbang was sighted in Barangay Poblacion 2 and the jail authorities coordinated with Barangay Chairperson Johair Madag.Madag negotiated with the escapee who quietly surrendered to jail officials at past 2 p.m.Blao said manhunt is still on for the remaining escapee, Fahad Sangki (facing theft charges), who along with Macarimbang,Urak Makalay and Aquino Mento, both facing robbery charges andTampakan Ankilino (rape), bolted Cell No. 8 amid heavy downpour Tuesday night.Three of them were re-arrested along Esteros, Cotabato City.Macarimbang refused to issue statement to media.Blao said the sawn-off iron grills have been repaired and stricter measures are in place.

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