The Abia state police command has apprehended another set of kidnappers terrorising Umunneochi and its environs in the State.
According to the latest press release by the Abia Police Public Relations Officer, Asp Chinaka Chioma Maureen LLb, Anipr, it was revealed that: “on 02/08/2023, at about 0800hrs, in furtherance of the search for the kidnappers terrorising innocent citizens within Umunneochi and its environs, acting on credible intelligence, the Divisional Police Officer in Isuochi and some operatives of Abia state Police Command moved into the bush at Lekwesi Lokpanta where two Kidnapping suspects namely; Abubakar Tukur ‘m’ and Ibrahim Sandari ‘m’ were arrested and three kidnapped victims rescued.
The rescued kidnapped victims include; Ekene Ike ‘m’, Azubike Okorie ‘m’ and Oluebube Nwafor ‘m’, all from Egwueme in Enugu state. One of the arrested kidnapping suspects Abubakar Tukur confirmed being a younger brother to Bona, another kidnapping suspect who is already in custody.
No exhibit was however reported to have been recorded from the suspects as investigation is still in progress.