The police have arrested an undocumented Pakistani national along with his Filipina wife in a bus terminal Friday, July 5 in Barangay Sanito, Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay.
Police Major Lee Eric Humpa, chief of Ipil Municipal Police Station, identified the arrested Pakistani as Syed Muhammad Tayyab and his Filipina wife whose name was not released by the police.
Investigation showed that the suspect, using a cancelled alien certificate of registration, had just arrived in the country through the Malaysia-Bongao route.
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Humpa said he was fetched by his Filipina wife in Bongao, from there they travelled together.
It was not yet determined if the suspect is a security threat.
In the meantime, the Pakistani national is detained in the municipal jail while waiting for the filing of appropriate charges for violating immigration laws. (amm/ Photo grabbed from Ipil Mps: Police distribute bomb and kidnapping awareness.)