A collaboration between the IGP monitoring unit and FSARS in Benue state has led to the arrest of three members of a four – man kidnap gang terrorising Makurdi and its environs.
Parading the suspects before newsmen at the police headquarters in Makurdi, the State Commissioner of police, Mr Ene Okon stated that the suspects were picked at behind Civil service commission settlement area following an intelligence report.
Mr Okon said that they had earlier abducted a female Civil Defence Officer and collected a ransom of one Million before her release.
According to the Benue State police commissioner, one of the kidnap suspects is still at large while efforts were on to apprehend him.
Mr Okon assured that the command is committed to fighting crime and appealed to residents to assist the police by offering useful information that would lead to the arrest of perpetrators.