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4 kidnap suspects gunned down in Kogi

From James Azania, Lokoja

A patrol group of vigilance and police officers in Kogi State on Sunday foiled a kidnap try alongside Lokoja-Okene freeway.

4 of the suspected kidnappers have been killed, police stated.

An eyewitness stated 4 of the suspects have been shot and killed once they tried to abduct travellers about 6.30pm.

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Actions of daredevil kidnappers alongside the hall prompted the state safety adviser, Comdr Jerry Omodara (rtd.) to deploy males of the state vigilante companies to the highway to enrich efforts of the state police command.

The hassle, it seems, paid off on Sunday when 4 of the suspected kidnappers have been reportedly killed alongside the route.

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Police spokesman William Aya, a Deputy Superintendent, stated he would contact police authorities within the space earlier than commenting on the incident.

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