Wednesday, 17 July 2024.

Top 5 This Week

Related News

4 Police officers arrested for kidnap attempt

Four Nigeria Police officers involved in an attempt to kidnap a young man in Kaduna have been arrested.

This was disclosed by DCP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, Police PRO, Force Headquarters Abuja, on Tuesday, who tagged the kidnap attempt as ‘brutality.’

According to Adejobi, the NPF will do the needful to sanitise the system.

“The men involved in this act of brutality have been arrested. We will do the needful to make sure we sanitise the police. Thanks,” the police spokesperson posted on X on Tuesday.

Recall that PIDOM NIGERIA, an investigative journalism platform had posted on X on Monday on the kidnap attempt by some police officers in Southern Kaduna.

The report said the officers in an unmarked Toyota Camry with number plate, ABJ 89 PL, attempted to kidnap a young man which the resident of the area resisted.

READ ALSO: Cross River Gov Otu appoints 8 into Muslim Welfare Board

“Few hours ago in Southern Kaduna, some police @PoliceNG men driving in an unmarked car, wanted to kidnap a young man. They stopped him, accused him of being a Yahoo boy just like that, then tried to force him into their unmarked Camry. The boy struggled for his life with them, he held his grounds with them for minutes struggling, to the surprise of onlookers. They tried to strangulate the young man, but he fought for his life.

“When their brutality became too much, someone asked if they want to kill him. Then from there, people started coming out to gather. They asked them his crime and why they want to strangle him to death. The crowd started growing in protest.

“The police officers hurriedly entered their unmarked car, because they knew they were on illegal duty. They left the young man and ran away from the scene, as the crowd chanted in anger. @Princemoye1 here is the vehicle plate number. (ABJ 89 PL) Bring these rogue officers to book. Use them to set example. They were caught on camera, p*nts down,” the post read.

Watch the video below of the incident below;

Get Faster News Update By Joining Our: WhatsApp Channel

Mo Isa
Mo Isa
Mo Isa is writer whose pen only curate the latest news within your neighbourhood.

Latest News