Troops of 1 Divisi Nigerian Army statied in Anchau, Kubau Local Government Area of kaduna State, Wednesday, October 5th, arrested 2 kidnappers in the process of collecting ransom from a kidnap victim’s family in the area.
The arrest followed a tip off by well meaning Nigerians that the kidnappers had arrived Dutsen Wai for ransom collecti from their hapless victim’s family. receipt of informati, the troops swung into acti in an unmarked car and trailed them to the rendezvous for the collecti.
The kidnappers that that were believed to be operating alg Kaduna-Abuja road, however fled towards Zaria in a Hda car with registrati number AJ 183 ABJ AJ 183 ABJ when they realized that they were being trailed.
Csequently, the pursuing troops alerted the police statied in Soba. In the process fleeing, the kidnappers overran the police checkpoints at Soba and Maigana and proceeded to Zaria w they were finally apprehended.
The troops recovered Hda Accord car, e mobile telephe handset, 4 MTN, 1 Airtel Subscribers identified module (SIM) cards, 1 micro SD card, a natial identity card, an INEC voters registrati card, a Miyetti Allah cattle Breeders’ Associati of Nigeria Identity Card, United Bank for Africa and Keyste Bank Debit Cards, cash sum of Twelve Thousand, Seven Hundred and Ten Naira (N12,710.00k) and a Notebook ctaining several names, addresses and telephe numbers of kidnap victims families and relatis. The suspects are currently being investigated.