The kidnappers of one Elder Benjamin Okoye have been arrested in Aba, Abia State.
Mr. Okoye was abducted on the 15th of December, 2017 and the abductor subsequently made a demand of N80m in ransom.
IRT Operatives deployed by IGP Ibrahim Idris swung into action and eventually Arrested 2 Of the Kidnappers in Aba too the police To their Camp at Okpukwu Umuobo Area Of Aba.
There they rented a 3-bedroom House and use it for keeping Victims. The Ailing Victim, an Hypertensive Patient kept without his Drugs, was Rescued alive and 4 more Kidnappers were Arrested.
The Six Kidnappers Arrested So far are: Chinonye Anoro 26yrs, Prince Sylvester 35yrs, owner and Driver of the Operational Bus used for 8 Kidnappings in Aba, Kingsley Papa, 45yrs, Ugbonabo Danjuma, 43yrs and Gangleader, Moses Clever, 31yrs, and Ogoro James 26-year-old.
All Suspects Confessed to Several Kidnappings within Aba and other parts of Abia State. 4 out of the 6 Kidnappers Further Confessed that they formed their gang from the Prison and as they came out from Prison this October, they recruited others and Started Kidnapping.
The 2 AK47 Rifles Used for their operations were also recovered in a Special Compartment they constructed under their Operational Golf Car.