A Press Statement by the Adamawa State police command signed by its public relations officer, DSP Suleiman Yahaya Nguroje, ANIPR that the Police operatives arrested three members of kidnapping syndicate who have their criminal network and base spread across Girei, Song, Fufore and Yola South Local Government areas.
The statement stated that the suspects namely; Abdullahi Muhammed, Musa Usman and Suleiman Ibrahim were arrested at various locations and linked to Criminal conspiracy and Kidnapping activities.
“On the 3rd January,2021 one Engineer Halidu Adamu a staff of Adamawa state waterboard woke up and saw a threat letter enveloped and sealed with one live ammunition of AK47 dropped at the gate of his house, that reads “we are hired killers paid to kill you, therefore you either pay two million or prepare to die”.
“The Command immidiately deployed it’s professional (SIB) operatives and they luckily apprehended the suspects.
“Meanwhile, the Command has commended the Police operatives for their dedication to duties which resulted in the successes recorded. While appreciating the citizens for their support so far, the Command calls for improved partnership and collaboration between the citizens and the Police particularly in the area of providing useful information the Police require in tackling crimes and apprehending unrepentant criminals in the state.
“All the suspects will be charged to court on conclusion of investigations.” The statement read