Operatives of Benue Joint security outfit codename “Operation Zenda” have rescued a 13-year-old girl few hours after she was abducted by hoodlums in Kwande Local Government Area of the state.
It was learnt that the girl identified as Mngusuur Iorlian was abducted at about 12 pm on Sunday night, April 4, from her dad’s residence, located opposite NKST Church, Akpera in Adikpo.
Upon receiving of information, operatives of “Operation Zenda” trailed the suspects to their hideout at Mbawer community, Kwande, where they rescued the victim.
One of the suspects, one Vershima Sunday was nabbed alongside one Grace Yaaor.
Four others were said to have fled while a motorcycle used by the Kidnappers was recovered by the operatives.
CSP Justine Gberindyer, commander of Operation Zenda, warned kidnappers to leave Benue as the state will no longer safe for them anymore.
Meanwhile, DSP Catherine Anene, spokesperson of the command, who confirmed the incident said that police were on trail of the escaped hoodlums, adding that the victim has bee reunited with her parents.