Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?



Police neutralize suspected kidnapper, rescue 22-year-old victim in Adamawa

Operatives of the Adamawa State Police Command have rescued a 22-year-old kidnapped victim and killed a suspected kidnapper in Song Local Government Area of the state.

DSP Sulaiman Nguroje, the Spokesperson of the command, who disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday, June 1, said police and vigilantes swung into action after receiving a distress call from a father that his son had been abducted by four gunmen.

“On 31/05/2021 received report from one Yahaya Muhammed of Gola village, Song local government, that on the 28/5/2021 between the hours of 1 to 2am, Armed men numbering four invaded his house, situated at Gola village, placed them at gunpoint and kidnapped his son Usman Manu 22years,” he stated.

“The kidnappers later called and demanded for a ransom of three Million Naira and directed that the Ransom be taken to them in a certain place situated at a remote side of Zumo Maintain.

“The Commissioner of police, Aliyu Adamu Alhaji immediately deployed the Command’s machineries and augment the strength of the operatives attached to Song Division and Vigilantes. The suspects in an attempt to escape fired sporadically to scare our Men but when fire was returned one of the kidnappers was neutralized and the kidnapped victim was rescued unharmed,” he added.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Nguroje said the Commissioner has commended DPO Song and members of Vigilantes for their resilience and directed them to sustain the tempo and go after the fleeing suspects.

The Command, while reassuring of its commitment to protecting lives and property, called on members of the public to continue reporting to police any suspicious character around their neighborhood.

appendFbScript(); }


})(); });

Source link

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You May Also Like


Barely two days after an attack on Bamalli Polytechnic, Zaria, Kaduna state, unknown gunmen have again attacked Kofar Gayan and Kofar Kona areas of...


Thomas Markle says he and Prince Charles have one thing in common … they’ve both been ghosted by Meghan and Harry … but his...


Here’s episode 15 of Femi Adebayo‘s comedy series “Sisi” season 2. This a Yoruba series, with translation in English and it stars Femi Adebayo, Funke...


Gospel singer and ‘Eji Owuro’ crooner, Sola Allyson has supported fellow gospel artiste, Yinka Alaseyori following damaging comments credited to Tope Alabi on Alaseyori’s...