Bisola Ajayi: One killed, Kidnappers Den Destroyed – How Rivers police rescued kidnapped lawyer, British Excessive Fee Worker
The police in Rivers State have rescued the kidnapped feminine lawyer, Paulette Bisola Ajayi, and an worker of the British Excessive Fee, Paul Nyulaku, after partaking their abductors in a gun duel.
Ajayi and Nyulaku have been kidnapped on Sunday at completely different components of Port Harcourt, the state capital and whisked away to a forest within the state by members of the identical gang, who demanded ransoms from their households.
Commissioner of Police, Joseph Mukan, stated operatives of the anti-kidnapping unit in a sting operation rescued the victims at Okomoko forest in Etche Native Authorities Space of the state.
Mukan stated the operatives stormed the hideout of the abductors at about 9:30pm on Wednesday and engaged the abductors in a gun battle.
He stated one of many kidnappers, Chinedu Chigbu, 39, was fatally injured in the course of the shootout and later died in a hospital whereas others escaped into the bush with bullet wounds.
He stated: “Their camp was instantly destroyed. Displays recovered from them embrace one AK47 rifle, a completely loaded journal and 100 rounds of dwell ammunition. Efforts are on to arrest members of the gang.
“The general public notably residents of Etche and Eberi-Omuma LGA are hereby enjoined to extend their safety consciousness and report anyone with gunshot wounds to the closest police station”.
The Commissioner additionally stated that the toddler recovered by detectives of the Trans-Amadi police station was offered by his grandmother at N1.3million.
He stated the grandmother, Anthonia Amos, took the child boy from his daughter two weeks after his beginning and offered the toddler to at least one Juliana Obianwa in connivance with Pauline Umoh, who hails from Ukanafun Native Authorities Space in Akwa Ibom State.
“The infant boy has been launched to the mom whereas the suspects are in our custody serving to within the investigation and efforts intensified to arrest the remnants of the syndicate,” he stated.
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