Cook and two others arrested for kidnapping in Delta (photos)
Police have arrested a cook and two men in connection with the kidnapping of Emmanuel Piopio in Agbarho, in the Ugelli North metropolitan area, Delta state, IgbereTV reported.
As it became known, last Sunday the kidnappers ambushed the victim on Ekverhe road and took him away in an unknown direction in his Lexus ES350 sedan with registration number KWL 663 BB.
According to rumors, the thugs later contacted one of his family members and demanded a ransom for his release.
A senior police officer at the Agbarho police station, who confirmed to reporters the arrest and subsequent rescue of the victim on Tuesday, February 9, revealed the names of two male suspects, such as; Ogaga, a protector of the Ododego community, and Evans Emogariemu of the Oruorakpo community, are all in the Ugelli Local Government District of the North of the State.
“After the abduction of the victim, the case was transferred to the Agbarho police station. Following intelligence information in cooperation with the military and agents of the Vigilante group from Nigeria, we were able to trace the cell phone number of one of the suspects, ”said a police source.
“The arrest of the suspect also led to the arrest of other gang members in their den located in the forest of the Ophori-Agbarho community in Agbarho, where the victim was being held. We were also able to rescue a victim who had already spent about two days in the kidnappers’ lair while efforts are being made to arrest other members of the flying gang, ”he added.
Source: – Igbere TV