Police Nabs Two Kidnappers, Recovers Victim’s Decomposing Body

Police Nabs Two Kidnappers, Recovers Victim’s Decomposing Body

The Rivers State Police Command nabbed two notorious kidnappers in a sting operation carried out on Tuesday the 14th of July.

It was gathered that the decomposing corpse of their victim whose family had already paid a ransom of N1m after being kidnapped on the 15th of May at Woji was recovered by the operatives of the Anti-kidnapping Unit of the state police command.

A vehicle belonging to victim identified as Ereba Dinabari was also recovered.

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Rivers police spokesperson, Nnamdi Omoni said the suspects Osundu Uchendu, 25, and Amebulem Amos, 23 have confessed to the crime. They also reportedly confessed to carrying out a series of kidnappings within the state.

Omoni said;

“Operatives of the Anti-Kidnapping Unit arrested the suspects while doing a follow-up on the kidnap of one Ereba Gospel Dinabari, who was abducted on May 15, 2020, at Woji, Port Harcourt, and a ransom of N1m was paid without the victim being released.

“The Commander of Anti-Kidnapping Unit on Tuesday, July 14, 2020, led operatives to storm Alesa in the Eleme LGA, where two suspects, Osundu Uchendu, 25, and Amebulem Amos, 23, were arrested.

“Their confession led the operatives to a forest at Alesa in the Eleme LGA, where the victim’s decomposing body was found tied to a tree.

“The Toyota Spider car belonging to the victim was recovered. The suspects confessed to have carried out several kidnappings around Woji, Abuloma, Peter Odili Road and Eleme communities.

“Investigation is still ongoing and they will be charged as soon as investigation is concluded.”

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