Police Arrest Three Kidnappers In Benue


Policemen in Benue State have arrested three suspected kidnappers in Ohimini Local Government Area of the state.

They are identified as Abdullahi Yahaya aka Oscar, Abubakar Hussain and Kelvin Ameh.

Police report says the men were captured by operatives of the Special Anti-robbery Squad, SARS, following a tip- off. The suspects also confessed to the kidnap of one Dr. Godwin Abah in Otukpo, Emmanuel of Eupi village in Otukpo, Simon of Ogobia village in Otukpo and James Oni, the bursar of Federal Polytechnic Idah in Kogi State.

Several items were recovered from the suspects including: one automatic pump action no. 156254, eleven cartridges, one locally fabricated Berretta pistol with twenty-eight rounds of live ammunition, one navy blue Golf car with reg no KOGI, LKJ 44 OCV, criminal charms and a sum of thirty-six thousand naira.


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