The police in Edo State have arrested four suspects, who allegedly killed three policemen and abducted the manager of Ogba Zoo and Nature Park in Benin, Dr Andy Ehanire.
Spokesman of the Edo State police command, DSP Moses Nkombe, confirmed this much to our reporter, pointing out that the suspected kidnappers were arrested in Delta State.
He said, “We arrested them in their hideouts. We are making effort now to recover arms and other things.
“They were arrested in Delta State early Thursday morning and they were already in Benin before 5 a.m.
“They have confessed to the crime. One of them who shot the policemen and the driver are among the people arrested.”
A video showing one of the suspected kidnappers narrating to policemen how they killed the three policemen and abducted Dr Ehanire had sufficed online in the early hours of Friday.
In the video, one of the suspected kidnappers said they were led into the operation by one Gabilo and that he drove the speedboat used in taking Dr Ehanire away after he had been abducted.
He said, “I was in my apartment when my friend, Gabilo called me. He said there was a job to do. I asked him the location and he said Benin…