In a report made by NANA, troops attached to the Cross River State security outfit, “Operation Akpakwu”, has handed over a suspected abductor to the Cross River Police Command.
The suspect was handed over to the police in Calabar and he was handed over by Brig. Gen. Abdullahi Mohammed, Brigade Commander 13 Brigade.
The suspect is a 24-year-old man and per the report, he was arrested at Umoh Orok Street in Calabar-South.
Brig. Gen. Mohammed was represented during the handing over ceremony by Maj. Stanley Ikpeme and during the handing over, he said;
“The suspect who hails from Ibiono in Akwa Ibom was arrested by troops attached to Operation Akpakwu in Calabar-South.
He lured his victim, one Mr. James Ade from Ikom to Calabar where he and his accomplices, one Emmy Nice and one Aboki who are at large robbed him.
They further requested the victim to contact his family members to pay a ransom to secure his release.
I am directed to handover the suspect to the police for further investigation and possible prosecution.”