The police in Ogun State police have arrested two individuals, who have been described as “members of a kidnap syndicate that kidnapped one 25-year-old Ms Mariam Fagbohun and subsequently murdered her 50-year-old mom within the course of.”
DAILY POST earlier reported that Maraim Fagbohun, who runs a provision retailer and a beer parlour, was kidnapped by a six-man kidnapping gang in Ijoun, Yewa North Native Authorities space of Ogun State on August 21, when she closed from her store and going house.
Within the means of her abduction, she had raised an alarm, which attracted folks round together with the sufferer’s mom, Annah Fagbohun.
Whereas the folks round have been making an attempt to chase the abductors with the intention of rescuing her, the abductors shot into their midst and the bullet hit the sufferer’s mom Annah Fagbohun and he or she died on the spot.
The Ogun State Police spokesman, Abimbola Oyeyemi, instructed DAILY POST on Wednesday that,“a misery name was made to the police, consequent upon which the DPO Egua division, CSP Kalejaiye Olarenwaju led his males to the scene and with the collaboration of members of the neighborhood, they have been capable of rescue the sufferer and apprehended one member of the gang by, identify Jimoh Fayemi, a local of Omu-Odo in Ekiti State.”
The anti-kidnapping part of the state CIID, on the directives of the CP have been mentioned to have launched into a technical and intelligence based mostly investigation which led to the arrest of one other member of the gang in Ekiti State by identify James Arowolo 47, a local of Obo-Ayegunle in Kwara State.
“On interrogation, the duo confessed to having been contracted by one man merely often called “Ade” and his buddy often called ‘Physician’ who lives in the identical neighbourhood with the sufferer to come back and swindle her of an enormous sum of cash.
“However having realized that the lady won’t fall into their lure, they determined to kidnap her and demand for ransom.
“Recovered from them are three single barrel weapons, 12 reside cartridges and face masks,” it was mentioned.
In the meantime, the Commissioner of Police, has ordered a manhunt for the fleeing members of the gang, whereas asking that the arrested ones to be arraigned.