Imo state police command has again shows their readiness to combat and rip imo State free of criminals and kidnappers, this was acknowledged as the police commissioner Mr Rabiu Ladoja parades kidnappers arrested to news men in Owerri yesterday.
The arrested persons where
1. George Udochukwu Okoro 2. Izuchukwu Chukwuma 3. Uzoma Nwaiwu 4. Ihezie Chinaza 5. Ndudichukwunaka Ahamefula. All male and hails from Mbaitolu L.G.A of Imo State.
It was on the 6/10/2019 that the arrested kidnappers operating on a motorcycle descended on their victim Mr. Chiedozie Orji(male) who was in company of his brother Mr. Nkemjika Ewuziem returning from a child dedication, when the victim stopped to allow his brother step out the car, in the process the Mr. Nkemjika escaped and they(kidnappers) used the butt of their gun on their victim severally before blind folding him and taking him away in his Toyota Highlander and was taking into the bush at orodo.
The police on receiving the report swung into action through their anti-kidnapping department, trailed and mount intelligence which later gave way to the arrest of the suspect at Ifakala who now took the police to their hideout in a bush at orodo where other suspects were also arrested.(all these happened in one same local government area) The suspects have made useful information that is helping the police in their investigation. The victim after medical treatment was reunited to his family.
Two locally made pistols, four live cartridges, two padlocks, A bunch of keys, a long chain, and A Toyota high lander were exhibit recovered from the suspects.