Police arrest six suspected kidnappers in Oyo

Police arrest six suspected kidnappers in Oyo

Operatives of the Oyo state police command have arrested five suspected kidnappers terrorizing residents of Ibarapa, Oke Ogun and its and its environs. Not only this, another suspect, a female, was arrested in connection with stealing of a 3-year-old girl around the Muslim area of Ibadan, the Oyo state capital.


Correspondent Kunle Ojo reports that the commissioner of police in Oyo state, Shina Olukolu while parading the suspects at the command headquarters in Eleyele Ibadan disclosed that the suspected kidnappers were arrested around Iganagan area of Ayete after they had kidnapped a 17-year-old Shakiru Weti and demanded a Ransomed of one million naira.

Olukolu added that one Oluwatoyin Lasisi was arrested around Muslim area of Ibadan, Oyo state capital after she had kidnapped a three-year-old girl stressing that her arrest was made possible through her neighbours who noticed the girl with her.
I have owed me three cows and all attempts to get them back failed abortively. I decided to kidnapped his son for him to return my money. So I don't intentionally kidnap the boy but to make him pay my money.

I saw the girl in an isolated area and decided to take care of her. I took her and feed her and make her comfortable. I decided to take the child to the police station but was waylaid by some people who beat me and called me kidnapper. The commissioner of police Shina Olukolu stated that the suspects will be charged to court after necessary investigation.

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