5 suspected kidnappers had been on Tuesday night time apprehended by males of the Nigerian Military from the 32 Artillery Brigade, Ondo State.
The abductors had been nabbed in Owo Native Authorities Space of Ondo state after abducting some farmers.
In line with the Assistant Director, Military Public Relations, 32 Artillery Brigade, Akure, the abductors, who’ve been terrorizing locals had been arrested following a tip-off on their operation.
“We made the arrest once we carried out a raid operation on at about 1:00am on the abductors’ hideout at Jugbere village in Owo LGA.
“The operation was primarily based on a tip off, that suspected kidnappers had kidnapped 9 farmers in a farm belonging to 1 Mr. Godwin Ugu.
“In the course of the raid operation, troops had been in a position to rescue 5 of the hostages whereas four others escaped from the abductors den.
“The rescued hostages and a few of the suspects who sustained minor accidents are presently present process first support remedy on the 32 Artillery Brigade Medical Centre.
“Gadgets recovered from the hoodlums embody, a dane gun, axe, cutlasses, reside cartridges, ring charms,” Olukoya said.
He additionally disclosed that the suspects will likely be handed over to the suitable safety company on the conclusion of preliminary investigation, including that intense surveillance would enhanced throughout the state in the direction of curbing actions of prison thoughts individuals.
“The commander 32 Artillery Brigade, Brigadier Basic Zakari Logun Abubakar has ordered for intense patrol to be carried out in each Ekiti and Ondo states to rid the states of hoodlums.”