Three Suspected Kidnappers were captured and mercilessly beaten for supposedly kidnapping a young man in Bayelsa state.
It was accumulated that the suspects, Wonder a.k.a Mimi, Wari-Owei and Emi Nokuba were individuals from a 6-man hijack group that kidnapped the casualty in Agudama-Epie, Yenagoa on Friday evening, October 8.
The suspects allegedly collected N50,000 ransom from the victim’s family before releasing him.
According to report, the gang leader, Emi Nokuba, said to be the mastermind behind the abduction, was previously paraded by the community youths last years for stealing diesel from a widow.
Miracle and Wari-Owei were arrested on Friday night, while Nokuba was apprehended at his house by community youths in the early hours of Saturday.
According to a community leader, Izibeyame Prudent, the suspects have been handed over to the police after their ‘normal drilling’.
Read the report below:-
“THESE ARE “MIRACLE (AKA MIMI) & “WARI-OWEI RESPECTIVELY! THEY WERE AMONG THE 6 GANG KIDNAPPERS THAT KIDNAPPED A LITTLE BOY THIS AFTERNOON AND COLLECTED A RANSOM OF 50K BEFORE RELEASING THE VICTIM.
“BOTH THE KIDNAPPERS AND THE KIDNAPPED BOY RESIDE IN AGUDAMA-EPIE. MYSELF AND MY CSO APPREHENDED THEM THIS NIGHT. I HAVE HANDED THE TWO TO DPO JTF FOR PROPER INVESTIGATION.
“I WILL SOON SWING INTO ACTION FOR FOR CRIME REDUCTION AND MAKE AGUDAMA-EPIE A SAFE PLACE FOR THE RESIDENT
“EMI NOKUBA FROM SAGBAMA LGA NOW RESIDING AT WHITE-HOUSE STREET AGUDAMA-EPIE, YENAGOA, BAYELSA STATE; IS THE LEADER OF NEWLY FORM KIDNAPPING GANG.
“EMI NOKUBA MASTERMIND THE KIDNAPPING OF THE LITTLE BOY WHOM THEY TOOK A RANSOM OF 50K BEFORE RELEASING THE BOY.
“THEY KIDNAPPED THE BOY AT REDEEM GLORY STREET AND MOVED HIM TO AN UNCOMPLETED BUILDING AT WINNER’S STREET; ALL IN AGUDAMA-EPIE, YENAGOA.
“IT WOULD INTEREST YOU TO KNOW THAT THE SAID EMI NOKUBA HAS BEEN PARADED BY THE COMMUNITY YOUTHS LAST YEAR WHEN HE STOLE DIESEL FROM A WIDOW.
“EMI NOKUBA WAS Captured AT HIS HOME BY THE People group Adolescents EARLY Long periods OF SATURDAY. HE WAS Given OVER TO POLICE AFTER OUR Typical Penetrating.”