Marawi City Vice Mayor Arafat Salic was detained Wednesday morning on rebellion charges, the military reported.
Vice Mayor Arafat was taken into custody by military police since he is included in an arrest order dating back September 4, 2017.
“Salic is included in the Office of the Martial Law Administrator Arrest Order dated September 4, 2017 for rebellion case,” Col. Romeo Brawner, commander of the 103rd Infantry Brigade told in a statement.
Details of the case were made unavailable as of reporting.
The military stated that Arafat, who was arrested at the Marawi City Hall, undertook custodial debriefing and medical check-up and will be under police custody.