The Nasarawa State Police Command has arrested a suspected kidnapper.
The spokesperson of the command, ASP Ramhan Nansel said that, “sequel to consistent onslaught against kidnappers and other criminals in Nasarawa State, on 5/9/2021 at about 0130hrs, while acting on credible intelligence, one Abubakar Mohammed `M` 28years of Wamba road, Akwanga LGA was arrested by police operatives attached to Akwanga Area Command.”
He said, “Upon interrogation, the suspect confessed to being a member of five-man gang of kidnappers who were terrorizing Barkin Ladi area of Plateau State but relocated to Wamba road, Akwanga LGA, Nasarawa State after two of his gang members were neutralised by security operatives during a fierce gun duel in Plateau State.”
According to him, the Commissioner of Police, Adesina Soyemi has ordered that the case be transferred to the anti-kidnapping unit of the command for a more thorough investigation, and commended the officers for a job well done.
He further warned all criminals to flee Nasarawa State or meet their waterloo.