As part of efforts to sustain the results recorded in previous week the Rivers state police command said it rescued six kidnapped victims in the early hours of yesterday 23/6/19.
A statement from the police public relation officer Dsp Nnamdi Omoni says men of the command swing into action as part of their sustained and unrelenting efforts in tackling criminality on the East/West Road. He said ‘’Operatives of the Rumuji Police Station in a sting Operation led by the DPO, Csp Ademola Adebayo, stormed a forest at Evekwu in Emohua LGA, where six Kidnap Victims were rescued.
The Victims, including Four Youth Corpers are those abducted last week in a commercial Bus travelling from Lagos to Port Harcourt.
They were however rescued unhurt and have been debriefed. Families have been contacted for necessary hand over.
Onyema Easter Ogechi ‘f’
Nnaji Chioma ‘f’
Ogeh Florence ‘f’
Akinduro Abel ‘m’
Akinpelu Solomon ‘m’
Meanwhile, the Commissioner of Police, CP Usman A. Belel has ordered an increase in security on the East/West, to stem the tide and arrest perpetrators.
According to Dsp Omoni ‘’Earlier yesterday, a notorious kidnapper and armed robbery kingpin Mr. Zulu Ogwumike aka.Black Bush was killed by the same Operatives in a gun duel.
The onslaught against criminals in the State is getting fiercer and will be sustained, until they are history’’.