Man kidnaps his 3-year-old relative in Kano, demand N10m ransom

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Man kidnaps his 3-year-old relative in Kano, demand N10m ransom

Kano State Police Command has arrested two suspected kidnappers, Abdullahi Mukhtar and Ashiru Yakubu and rescued the victim, a three and half year old boy. 

 

Spokesperson of the command, DSP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa, who disclosed this in a statement on Saturday, September 18, said one of the suspects, Mukhtar, 20, confessed that the victim is his relative.

 

Kiyawa said police team while working on a tip-off, raided an uncompleted building located at Ja’in Quarters, Kano where the victim was held hostage. 

 

“On the 24/08/2021 at about 1600hrs, a complaint was lodged by a resident of Ja’in Quarters, Kumbotso LGA, Kano State, that his son, Mohammed Aminu, ‘m’, 3½ years old was kidnapped and a ransom of Ten Million Naira (N10,000,000.00) was demanded,” he stated. “

 

“Upon receipt of the complaint, the Commissioner of Police, Kano State Command, CP Sama’ila Shu’aibu Dikko, fsi raised and instructed a team of detectives led by SP Shehu Dahiru, to rescue the victim and…



Source: Linda Ikeji