One Ibrahim Mustapha is a suspected notorious kidnapper in Kaduna. Mustapha was said to have been caught red-handed with a 13-year-old victim, Abubakar Aminu, from Maraban Rido village in Chikun LGA.
The Public Relations Officer of the Command, Mr Yakubu Sabo, confirmed this in a statement to newsmen. Sabo explained that three victims were rescued in Rigasa area by a combined team of police operatives from Rigasa and Nariya Police Divisions. Sabo called on the residents to keep supporting the police with prompt and reliable information. He advised that this will help the police to nip crime in the bud and restore public order in Kaduna, as well as ensure adequate protection of lives and property of citizens in the entire state.
The operatives had busted the camp of suspected kidnappers following credible intelligence information. The command’s spokesman also disclosed that five other victims were rescued by the police during a gun battle with bandits at their camp in Maguzawa and Gurguzu Forests on Thursday.