Delta Police Command rescued a kidnapped victim and recovered a stolen tricycle within 24 hours. The kidnapped victim is aged 37 and a citizen of the Egbo-Urhie community in Ughelli South Local Government.
According to a report from Punch, the kidnapped victim (name withheld) was abducted on Monday, February 21, 2022, with his Toyota Corolla car in the Otu-Jeremi community in Ughelli South LGA.
Furthermore, one of the suspects, Onwuka Kelly, aged 23 years was arrested and one cut-to-size double barrel gun, one cut-to-size single barrel gun, and one live cartridge were recovered from him.
Also, on Tuesday, February 22, the Delta Police force received information from a tricycle rider that two young men hired him to convey them from PTI junction, Effurun to Agbarho.
However, on getting to Agbarho bridge along Ughelli-Portharcourt Expressway, one of the passengers hit him on the head, forced him out of the tricycle, and robbed him of his tricycle.
The Police swang into action and the hoodlums were trailed to their hideout in Eghwarha road Agbarho, where two suspects namely Goodluck Ahirima (24) and Charles Oyibocha (24), were arrested and the snatched tricycle recovered on Wednesday.