Shao Abduction: Kwara Police rescue victims, kill two kidnappers

Written by on September 14, 2022

The Kwara State Police Command said its operatives have arrested two suspected kidnappers in a forest and rescued two victims unhurt during the operations.

According to a statement by the Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Ajayi OKASANMI, it is recalled that on the 13th of September, 2022 a Kidnapping incident occurred in Shao, Kwara State in which one Afusat LAWAL and her son Taofeek LAWAL were abducted and whisked away.

Okasanmi said the victims have been rescued after an intensive and painstaking search and rescue operation by the Command’s Tactical Teams, supported by Vigilante and hunters.

While explaining that the kidnappers were accosted in the bush, okasanmi noted that during exchange of fire, two of the kidnappers that suffered gunshot injuries during the encounter were arrested and taken to the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital where they were confirmed dead.

Exhibit recovered from the kidnappers includes one Honda Accord Saloon car, one single barrel gun and an unspecified amount of money

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