Segun Awofadeji in Gombe
A suspected kidnapper, who tried to escape arrest, has been neutralised by the operatives of the Gombe State Police Command, while another one was arrested and put in police cell.
The Command also recovered sophisticated and locally fabricated guns as well as rounds of live ammunition from the suspected kidnappers.
The information was contained in a statement signed and issued by the Command Public Relations Officer (PPRO), ASP Mahid Mu’azu Abubakar, and made available to journalists yesterday.
According to the PPRO, “The proactive crime prevention measures and active collaboration of the Police Command with local vigilantes and hunters has continued to yield positive results in stemming the tide of heinous crimes in the state.
The statement further noted that on the August 19, 2022, at about 1500hrs, credible information received by the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) of Pindiga Division that some suspected kidnappers…
Source: Thisday Newspaper