The Adamawa state Police Command has bursted a kidnapping syndicate of Five in Mubi North and South Local Government Areas respectively.

The command’s Public Relations Officer, Sueliman Nguroje made this revelation in in a statement shared on the PPRO What’s App group on Friday.

According to the statement, the operation, which was carried out by the Command’s operatives attached to the State Intelligence Bureau (SIB), yielded positive result as the sum of Four Million, Seventy Nine Thousand, Naira cash out of the sum of Five Million Naira, paid as ransom was recovered.

“The outcome of this success followed a report received about the kidnapping of an 8years old Mustapha Aliyu Fadil in Mubi and took him to Barassa Hotel at Maraba Mubi

“Interestingly, after receiving the report, the Command promptly designed an Intelligence -led driven strategy and luckily apprehended the Suspects,
Zaiyat Adamu, Abdulrahman Abubakar, Haruna Yakubu, Abubakar Muhammed, and Isa Musa,” the statement reads.

Ot added that “the Suspects criminally conspired and whisked away their victim where they held him for two days and two nights until when a ransom of Five Million as demanded was paid to them before releasing their victim.”

The Commissioner of Police SK Akande, while commending the OC SIB and his men for disconnecting the crime network and professional conduct displayed; however, directed the Officers and Men to sustain the tempo as a strategy to checkmating crimes and criminals in and around the State.