By Deborah Oladejo, Osogbo
Osun State Police Command has rescued a 25-year-old female student of the Osun State College of Health Technology, Ilesha, one Rukayat Bayonle who was abducted at Olomilagbala Area of Ilesha.
A statement issued on Thursday by the Police Pubic Relations Officer (PPRO), Mrs. Yemisi Opalola said the abductors numbering about five invaded the quarters of the student around 2:30pm on April 20, 2021 and took her to the bush.
Opalola said upon a distress call that the victim was abducted, the Commissioner of Police, Olawale Olokode, drafted a combined team of the Police Tactical Unit, JTF and other security outfits on a rescue mission of the abducted woman.
The statement reads further: “The security operatives in an unrelenting rescue operation of the victim, followed suit in the bush to do a thorough combing and at about 0525 hours of same day, 20th April, 2021, within the space of 3 hours, Police and local security men rescued her unhurt.”
The Commissioner of Police then urged members of the public to be vigilant, support, co-operate, and collaborate with the Police in the fight against all forms of criminalities.