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Relief As Police Rescue Two Kidnap Victims



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Gombe State Police Command has rescued two kidnap victims from Shabewa Ward in Dukku LGA of the State.

A statement by the Command Public Relations Officer, ASP Mahid Muazu Abubakar contained that on 08/10/2023, at approximately 02:55 hours, suspected kidnappers invaded the residence of Umar Sambo of Shabewa ward in Dukku, Dukku LGA, with guns and other dangerous weapons.

“They kidnapped one of his wives, Amina Usman Aliyu, and his brother, Mustapha Sambo both of the same address.

“However, on 13/10/2023, the Gombe State Command received credible intelligence and launched a rescue operation mission, with the support of the Police Mobile Team, Mopol 34, Kwami, and members of nearby hunter and vigilante groups.

“The operation spanned the Dukku, Bajoga, Kwami, and Nafada axis where suspected kidnappers’ dens were identified.

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“The rescue mission also spanned 48 hours, successfully resulting in the hot chase and release of the two unhurt victims without ransom in the early hours of 16/10/2023.”

The PPRO assured that more details of the exercise will be communicated in due course.

The Gombe Police Command appreciated the utmost commitment, dedication, and bravery shown by the joint team for a successful operation.

In his remarks, the Commissioner of Police charged all involved personnel to ensure the arrest of the inhuman perpetrators of the heinous crime.

The residents of the state were also urged to remain calm and cooperate with the Police authorities by providing useful information to curtail criminal activities in the State.


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