The Police Command in Kaduna State on Friday disclosed that security operatives have rescued three labourers.
The Police Public Relations Officer , ASP Mansir Hassan for the command reported that on Thursday, around 8:00 p.m., a complaint was made regarding the abduction of laborers by armed individuals while they were working at Nura Suraj Phase 2 Estate near Millennium City in Doka village.
In response, police and military forces swiftly arrived at the scene and initiated a pursuit of the criminals. Hassan noted that on receiving the report, police and military personnel rushed to the scene and pursued the criminals. “As a result, the three kidnap victims were rescued.
“Investigation has commenced, confidence-building patrols and surveillance have also been intensified in the area to ensure the arrest of the suspects”, he said.
Hassan further disclosed that its operatives had arrested three suspected phone snatchers.
He stated that the three male suspects were arrested on Thursday at about 10. p.m., during a patrol near Danbushiya Bridge on the outskirts of the Kaduna metropolis.
Hassan explained that they conspired and snatched an Infinix Smart 6 mobile phone from a passer-by.
“The suspects are in custody and assisting with investigation.
“They will be charged to court on completion of investigation”, he said.