Adamawa police nab kidnap kingpin, kill 2 others, recover 15 cows, 171 sheep

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Adamawa State police command has disclosed arresting another notorious kidnap ringleader terrorising the people of the state.

A statement by the command’s image maker, DSP Sulaiman Nguroje said the feat was recorded on June 4, 2020 when one Yahaya Sale, a resident of Ganji Village in Gombi LGA, reported to police that he received several calls from unknown people who threatened to kidnap and kill him unless a ransom is paid.

Nguroje noted that upon the receipt of the complaint, the command deployed gallant operatives of anti-kidnap unit who collaborated with hunters and went after the Kidnapers .

He noted that an intense exchange of fire ensued between the security operatives and the the suspected kidnappers leading to the death of two members of the ring while others escaped with injuries.

” The command recovered one AK-47 rifle with 39 rounds of lives ammunition, one single barrel gun with 16 cartridges,15 cows and 171 Sheep.

” The command while appreciating the support from members of the public further calls on anyone whose cattle were rustled to report to state CID Yola with evidence of identity to claim them.

” Consequently, the commissioner of police Olugbenga Adeyanju, reassures of the command’s commitment in fighting all criminal activities, equally assured that the command under his watch will continue to make Adamawa State unbearable to the criminal elements until they repent or relocate from the state,” he said.


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