The Katsina Police Command said it captured three adolescents who organized a phony hijack of their companion to coerce a payment of N500, 000 from his dad, Alhaji Illayasu Jibiya.
DSP Gambo Isah, the Katsina Command Police Relation’s Officer on Thursday in Katsina stated, “Those captured are Aminu Rahamawa, (19), Abdullahi Bature (23), and Kabiru Iliyasu, the child of a businessperson in Jibia town of the state.”
Isah uncovered that the adolescents contrived and arrange dealt with the hijacking of their companion, Kabiru Iliyasu, and requested a payoff from the father, Alhaji Iliyaus.
“The adolescents requested N500, 000 preceding they will discharge the casualty or they will eliminate him,” he said.
The PPRO said that the man before paying the payment announced the issue to the state CID for examination.
Isah uncovered that the CID gathered the GSM telephone that they had been utilizing to call the father of the phony hijack case.
“The police agents guided the representative to go along and pay the payoff cash at the point they coordinated.
“Good fortune, in any case, kept running against them as the police captured one of them attempting to pick the payoff cash,” he said.
The PPRO said that the captured individual admitted that the abduct was phony and composed to coerce cash from their companion’s dad, Alhaji Iliyasu Jibia.
Isah uncovered that the three young people were presently helping the police with fundamental data about the case.
He approached individuals from the general population to constantly forward data about criminal exercises to police for activity, saying that the police would not uncover the personality of the individual that gave the data.
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