SEMPORNA, June 16 (Bernama) -- A caretaker and a worker of Suluk descent were abducted from a fish farm by two armed men in Kampung Sapang, west of Pulau Timbun Mata here early today.
Chan Sai Chiun, 32, from Perak and a man identified only as Mazlan in his 20s were taken at about 12.40 am from the fish cage farm owned by Davel Bay.
Sabah CID chief SAC Omar Mamah ACP Omar Mamah confirmed the incident when contacted.
It is the third abduction case in the east coast of Sabah this year.
The most recent case was reported on May 6 when five gunmen abducted fish farm manager in Pulau Baik off Lahad Datu over a month after a female tourist from China was taken from a resort in Semporna.