Operatives of the of the Anti- Kidnapping Unit of the Adamawa State Police Command have arrested 4 infamous and high-profile kidnappers.
Spokesperson of the command, DSP Suleiman Yahaya Nguroje, who confirmed the event on Thursday, mentioned the suspects are members of the gang that attacked Divisional Police headquarters in Ngurore, Yola South Local Government Area of the state and kidnapped a widow, Hauwa Umaru and her daughter.
The suspects embrace; Buba Ibrahim (aka) Babangida, 20, native of Wuro Bilal village, Ngurore District ,Yola South LGA, Tumba Alhaji Dan Bappa, 25, native of Ibbare district,Yola South LGA, Buba Alhaji Abdu, a resident of Ibbare, Ngurore District and Abdullahi Lawal, a resident of Lau native authorities space,Taraba state.
According to the PPRO, throughout interrogation the suspects confessed to the crimes.
Operatives additionally recovered 1 AK-47 Rifle with 16 rounds of lives ammunitions from the suspects.
DSP Nguroje mentioned that the arrest adopted the order by the Commissioner of Police, CP Mohammed Ahmed Barde, and unrelenting effort by the Police in the direction of guaranteeing perpetrators of the dastardly act are arrested and made to face the complete wrath of the regulation.
According to him, the breakthrough which led to the arrest of the suspects started with the arrest of Babangida, who is without doubt one of the principal suspects within the kidnap operation.
He mentioned that the confession of the suspect revealed how they kidnapped Hauwa Umaru, her daughter, one Alhaji Bahago of Ibbare and attacked on Ngurore police station on the eighth and ninth October, 2021.
He added that the police had been assisted by some skilled hunters who apprehended three different members of the gang.
He mentioned that the Command underneath CP Barde is dedicated to working with regulation abiding residents to safe the state and cut back crime to the barest minimal and warranted that each one the suspects will likely be charged to courtroom on completion of investigation.