By: Wale Ibrahim, Lokoja
Kogi State Police Command has arrested notorious Kidnapping gang include two police officer and one Naval officer at Ayigba in the Eastern flank of the State.
The State Police Commissioner, CP Ali Aji Janga disclosed this while parading 18 suspected kidnappers,armed robbers, Cultists and culpable homicide, stated that the command will not rest on its oers in bid to rid the State of criminal elements.
Those arrested are Shehu Agba ,Ibrahim James ,Dane Danisha John, Suleiman Isiaka , Bature Habila Jesse,Sunday Kadiri.
Items recovered are one Ak 47, twenty eight rounds of live ammunition,one Locally made pistol, one opel vectra car ,two daggers, Injection syringe,one promethazine injection, two knives, one rope and two extra number plate.
Janga explained on the 6th of October,2017 about 600 hours, hinging on information that some hoodlums at Early Base Hotel Idah road, Anyigba were threatening to to kidnap one Victor Nathaniel Ukubile of Egume in Dekina Local Government area of Kogi State.
He noted that the operatives swung into action intercepted and arrested the above suspects and recovered exhibits.
They all confess to the commission of the crime,stressing that the suspects will soon be arraigned in courts on completion of the investigation.
Meanwhile the two ex police officers and Naval officer who were serving as the time of committing the crime, stated that they were lure to to kidnapping business by one Shehu Agba who called them.from their base in Bauchi State.
Others suspected paraded are Suleman Isah ,Musa Mohammed, Muhammed,Sadly Abubakar, Abdulsalam Musa,Yusuf Sale ,jemilu Isiaka,Jamiu Lawal, Imuran Mohammed, Shekarau Ijah, Isaac Emmanuel, Idris Adamu,Henry Anthony,Sadiq Seidu and Sunday Yahaya.