By Nicholas Ojo
Abuja (Sundiata Post) – No fewer than 32 suspects in connection with kidnapping activities in Adamawa State have been reportedly arrested.
It was learnt that the suspects were arrested by the Police Command in the State, in synergy with some professional hunters.
This was made known by SP Suleiman Nguroje, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), while briefing newsmen in Yola on Monday.
Nguroje explained that the command recorded the success with the support received from the Adamawa Government and the people in the state including media practitioners.
According to the statement, exhibits recovered from the suspects included N1.6 million, four vehicles, 13 AK-47 rifles, five locally made pistols, 59 live ammunition, four ATM cards, two permanent voter cards, 10 dane guns, seven fabricated guns and charms.
“The command equally succeeded in dislodging four identified hideouts where the kidnappers normally operate from.
“”The suspects had all been charged to Courts and were awaiting trial, investigations still ongoing.
“The command would redouble its efforts aimed at ensuring that residents in the state sleep with their two eyes closed,” he added.
The Commissioner of Police in the state, Afolabi Babatola, had commended the officers and the hunters for their gallantry