Suspected kidnapper arrested with victim’s car in Delta, claims he bought it for 1.5m Naira

Suspected kidnapper arrested with victim

Officers from Delta State Police Command arrested a suspected kidnapper and recovered a vehicle belonging to a kidnapped man in Ozubulu, Anambra.

Command spokesman DSP Bright Edafe, who disclosed in a statement on Wednesday, September 21, said the suspect, Onyeka Ozoh, was arrested from his hideout in Issele-uku based on credible intelligence.

According to the PPRO, the suspect claimed to have bought the car for the price of 1.5 million naira.

“On 9/17/2022 at approximately 11 a.m., DPO Issel-uku Division, acting on credible intelligence that a suspected kidnapper is hibernating somewhere in Issel-uku, detailed officers to said hideout and arrested a 30-year-old Onyeka Ozoh ‘me’ from the Ogbe-ofu district of Issel-uku and picked up a red-colored Toyota Camry with no registration number”,

“The suspect claimed that he bought the vehicle from Onitsha for the price of one million five hundred thousand naira (#1,500,000) and that all the original documents were with the previous owner

“However, investigations later revealed that the vehicle belongs to a man (name withheld) who was abducted on 20/8/2022 from Ozubulu in Anambra State, released after payment of a ransom and the seizure of the vehicle. The suspect will be transferred to Anambra Police Command for further investigation.”

Suspected kidnapper arrested with victim’s car in Delta, claims he bought it for 1.5m Naira

Suspected kidnapper arrested with victim’s car in Delta, claims he bought it for 1.5m Naira

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