Two teenagers arrested for k!dnapping 8-yr-old child in Edo- 1st Jan 2022, 08:57am
The Edo State Police Command have arrested two teenagers, Destiny Osevaru, 13, and 18-year-old Godstime Obioko, over alleged abd#ction of an eight-year-old child in Uromi area of the state.
It was gathered that the suspects had subsequently took their victim to an uncompleted building where they t!ed her down with intent to demand for ransom from her parents.
The command’s spokesperson, SP Kontongs Bello in a statement said the victim was however lucky to be rescued by a good Samaritan who found her t!ed down in the building, while her captors were away.
According to statement, “They t!ed and kept her in an uncompleted building while they left her there to charge their phone so that they can be able to contact her parents. On coming back, they discovered that the girl has been rescued by unknown person.
The suspect further confess that they intend to demand for N500,000 from the parents before she was eventually rescued.”