Operatives of Operations Safe Haven (OPSH) has nabbed a suspected notorious kingpin, Adamu Uwar, who allegedly Kidnapped a woman in Plateau state.
Major General Chukwuemeka Okonkwo, Commander of the OPSH, who paraded the suspects alongside others before newsmen 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.
When the victim arrived, he held her captive, made contact with her husband, Rabiu Mohammed and demanded a ransom of N2 million to secure her release.
The husband of the victim 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.
The OPSH also said the kidnapper had been nabbed on two occasions in the past and is on the wanted list of the Police Anti Kidnapping Squad.