Five Malaysian sailors believed kidnapped by south Philippines gunmen - The Sun Daily

LAHAD DATU: Five Malaysian sailors are feared kidnapped by southern Philippines gunmen following the recovery of an abandoned tugboat they were on at Dent Heaven Bay, east of Sabah on Monday. Sabah Commissioner of Police Datuk Abdul Rashid ...and more »

Report: Philippines confirms missing Malaysian sailors kidnapped by Abu Sayyaf - Malay Mail Online

It was reported that an empty tugboat with its engine still running was found abandoned Monday in the waters of Dent Haven, Tambisan, Lahad Datu. ― Picture courtesy of EsscomKUALA LUMPUR, July 20 ― Five Malaysian crew members whose ship was ...and more »

No news of five crew members who disappeared from boat found in Lahad Datu - The Star Online

Worrying: The empty tugboat was found floating in waters off Lahad Datu. Among the missing crew members are (inset from left) Abd Rahman, Fandy and Mohd Ridzuan. KOTA KINABALU: Five Malaysian sailors have gone missing from their tugboat which ...and more »

Sabah cops not discounting kidnap in case of ghost ship crew - Malay Mail Online

Police say five Malaysian sailors may have been kidnapped in Sabah waters off Lahad Datu yesterday. — AFP picKOTA KINABALU, July 19 ― Five Malaysian sailors may have been kidnapped after their ship was found drifting in Sabah waters off Lahad ...and more »

Kidnapping not ruled out — Sabah police - The Borneo Post

LAHAD DATU: Sabah Police Commissioner Datuk Abdul Rashid Harun said the police have not ruled out the possibility that the five crew members of tugboat 'Serudong 3' were abducted. They are Abd Rahim Summas, 62, whose last address is Kampung ...and more »

Ghost ship sparks new kidnapping fear - The Borneo Post

LAHAD DATU: A tugboat belonging to a Tawau-based local company was found without five of its crew members in the waters off Dent Haven, Tambisan about 2pm yesterday, sparking off fear of another kidnapping in the east coast of Sabah. It is understood ...and more »

5 Malaysians believed kidnapped in Sabah waters -

Eastern Sabah Security Command commander ACP Datuk Abdul Rashid Harun speaking at the buka puasa event in Lahad Datu. THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK. Five Malaysian sailors, reported missing from a tugboat off Lahad Datu waters on Monday, ...and more »

Serudong 3: Police not ruling out possibility of kidnap - The Borneo Post

LAHAD DATU: Sabah Police Commissioner Datuk Abdul Rashid Harun said police did not rule out the possibility that the crew of Serudong 3 was abducted. Five Malaysians identified as Abd Rahim Summas, 62, Tayudin Anjut, 45, Fandy Bakran, 26, ...and more »

Families remain hopeful that missing tugboat crew are safe - The Sun Daily

TAWAU: Family members of the five crew who are believed to have been abducted from their tugboat in the waters off Tambisan, Lahad Datu yesterday are praying and hoping that they are safe. The tugboat which was heading to Semporna from Sandakan ...and more »

Tugboat with ignition still on found abandoned in Tambisan - Astro Awani

The authorities are investigating the fate of five local crew members who were believed to be on the boat. -Pix by PDRM. KOTA KINABALU: An empty tugboat but ignition still on was found abandoned this morning in the waters of Dent Haven, Tambisan, ...and more »