The Kogi State police command yesterday paraded five suspects including a naval officer, Nature Habila Jesse, two serving police officers, Suleiman Isiaka and Ibrahim James, for an attempted kidnap of a five-year-old at Ojikpadala in Egwume, Dekina Local Government Area of the state.
Recovered from the suspects were one AK47 rifle with breech No. 06796, 28 rounds of live ammunition, one locally-made pistol and an Opel Vectra saloon car with registration number GYB 129XA, Bauchi.
It was gathered that one Shehu Agba, who was the mastermind of the kidnap attempt, used Suleiman Isiaka, to bring together some of the security operatives for the operation. Shehu had worked for the victim’s father as an electrician when he wired his new house in Egume for N300,000. Read more