Kidnapper arrested after abducting nursing mother and baby in Ogun State
A member of a four-gang kidnappers, Jimoh Fayemi has been apprehended by men of the So-Safe Corps for killing an aged woman while abducting a nursing mother and her baby in Ijoun, Yewa North Local Government Area of Ogun State.
The suspected kidnappers reportedly went to the community around 11:45 pm on Friday with two motorbikes and they succeeded in kidnapping a nursing mother, identified as Mrs Fagbohun Maria, together with a baby on her back.
According to the So-Safe Corps Spokesperson, Moruf Yusuf, the mother of the victim was allegedly shot dead at the spot while crying for help and alerting other residents of the community.
“The Ketu Division Special Squad of the Corps on routine patrol was instructed by the State Commander, Soji Ganzallo to spring into action and get the culprits apprehended,” Yusuf was quoted by Daily Post.
“The victims were rescued unhurt, adding that one of the kidnap suspects, Jimoh Fayemi, was arrested with three locally made pistols and two Bajaj Motorbikes recovered.
“The apprehended suspect along with the exhibits recovered have been handed over to the Nigeria Police Eegua Divisional Police Headquarters for further investigation and likely prosecution, while efforts are ongoing to capture the fleeing members of the gang.”