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Kidnapping suspects arrested with money ransom in Ekiti

Kidnap suspects arrested with ransom cash in Ekiti

Two kidnapping suspects had been arrested by members of a Joint Process Drive (JTF) in Ekiti.

The suspects, who held their 4 victims hostage for days, had been arrested by a JTF comprising the army, police, Amotekun physique and native hunters.

Among the many victims are a faculty principal, two lecturers and a nurse. They had been kidnapped final week in Irele-Ekiti, Ajoni Native Council Growth Space in Ekiti State.

The three million naira that the suspects collected from the victims has additionally been recovered. Ajoni LCDA Chairman Michael Ogungbemi who confirmed that the rescue operation was profitable stated;

“Once they knew the operation was drawing close to, three casualties of their possession had been abruptly launched this afternoon. This additional supplied a lead for the operation.

“A part of the ransom collected from the victims has been recovered and the launched victims at the moment are in hospital receiving medical therapy.

“The JTF additionally efficiently apprehended two suspects, who’re presently being questioned and investigated by police.”

Amotekun Corps Commander in Ekiti State, Brigadier Normal Joe Komolafe additionally disclosed that these arrested at the moment are in custody, whereas the launched victims have obtained ample therapy in hospital. .

Komolafe stated;

“I can verify that two arrested suspects are being held by the police. Concerning the launched victims, they had been first taken to the hospital, however they had been reunited with their respective households.

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