Mr Babangida Abdullahi,the the corps commandant discloses to punch correspondents that four suspects were arrested in connection to the foiled kidnap attempt on the Sarkin Fadan Sokoto, Mu'azu Danjabalu at about 9:00pm.
The suspects who reportedly came in from Abuja have been identified as
Emmanuel Ohenhen from Edo State;
Reuben Mark Gadani from Zuba, FCT;
Ahmad Umar from Zamfara State and
Abubakar Shehu from Sokoto State.
Abdullahi said:“The kidnap attempt failed sequel to the combined efforts of residents of Magajin Gari road, Yar Gabas area of Sokoto.
”The residents had really helped in foiling the kidnap attempt and in apprehending the suspects, along with their Golf 3 vehicle.
”We have since handed them and the vehicle to the State Police Command for further investigations.”
ASP Al-Mustapha Sani,the image maker of the state Police Command discloses that the police command has arrested the suspects and the vehicle was also seized from them.
The items recovered from the suspects is an exhibit vehicle, a Golf 3 saloon car with registration No RBC 922 ND which are now in the custody of the Criminal Investigation Department for thorough investigations.
Other items recovered from the suspects are two mobile phones (HTC and Nokia), three identification cards and three Sim cards.