Nigerian Police wrangle 3 suspected kidnappers after invasion, rescue victim

The Benue state faction of the Nigerian Police successfully wrangled 3 suspected kidnappers after invading their hideout, rescue victim in the process.

In a statement by the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the state, DSP Sewuese Anene, on Wednesday in Makurdi, he said,

“On sighting the police, the suspects engaged them in an exchange of fire but the police were able to subdue them and the three of them were arrested at the scene.

“One of them sustained gunshot injuries and was confirmed dead at the hospital and his corpse has been deposited at the morgue.

“The other two, identified as Aondona Yakyuur and Teryange Myina are currently undergoing interrogation,’’ she stated.

Anene stated that the operatives of the command arrested the suspects at a hideout at Ugba the headquarter of the local government area, after they had kidnapped a man.

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