Officers of the Intelligence Response Team (IRT) under the office of the Inspector General of Police on arrested four suspected kidnappers operated in the Isheri area of Lagos State on 27th September, 2016.
The Kidnappers are said to have kidnapped some residents of an estate in the Isheri area of Lagos state. They were paid ransom and the victims were susequently released to their families.
Ever since the incident, the Police has been on the trail of the kidnappers. Finally on wednesday, 12th October, officers of the IRT arrested the members of the kidnap gang namely:
1) James Kegbe (a.k.a JJ)
2) ThankGod Segede
3) Trust Bourdilon and
4) Natei Okunna (the gang leader)
In a statement issued by the Force Public Relations Officers, Don Awunah, it said that the suspects had dispersed to splurge their portions of the ransom when they were arrested from their different locations.
It is also reported that, the suspects have made confessional statements to the police.
The statement issued by the Force PRO, also reassured members of the public of the commitment of the NPF to combat crime, and to a greater extent, ensure that the wide spread crime of kidnap is dealt with.
Source: Premium Times
Written by Okolo Ezinne