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Notorious Kidnapper Apprehended While Collecting Ransom In Plateau State

Posted by Amarachi on Mon 08th Feb, 2021 -

The suspect was arrested by the authorities while collecting the sum of 2million naira to set his victim free.


The Suspect, Adamu Uwar

A notorious suspected kidnap kingpin identified as Adamu Uwar, who allegedly abducted a woman in Plateau state has been apprehended by Operations Safe Haven (OPSH)

The Commander of the OPSH, Major General Chukwuemeka Okonkwo, who paraded the suspects alongside others on Friday, said Uwar had lured one Zuwaria Mohammed, to Guratop in Rayfield area of Jos North under the pretence that he had some goods to sell to her.

Notorious kidnapper arrested while collecting ransom in Plateau state

When she arrived, he held her captive, contacted her husband, Rabiu Mohammed and demanded a ransom of 2 million naira from for her release.

The victim's husband reported the matter to OPSH and was advised to agree to pay the ransom.

 "The husband reported to the OPSH and was advised to agree to pay the ransom and a collection point was agreed. Own troops stormed the location, arrested the abductor and rescued the victim." he explained.

Notorious kidnapper

The OPSH added that the kidnapper had been arrested on two occasions in the past and is on the wanted list of the Police Anti Kidnapping Squad.

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