Abductors of a 24 years outdated woman in Awka, Anambra State have been arrested by the Anambra Police.
The younger woman was kidnapped from Awka, Anambra State capital by a three-man syndicate who promised to get her a job, as a make-up artist.
The syndicate reportedly lured the woman from Awka to Abba junction, alongside the Enugu-Onitsha Expressway, the place she was kidnapped and brought to an uncompleted constructing.
Dailypost gathered that she was stored in captivity for every week and r.a.p.e.d repeatedly by the syndicate, even after extorting the sum of N400,000 from her family.
Haruna Mohammed, a Superintendent of Police and the Spokesperson of Anambra State Police Command whereas confirming the incident mentioned the boys have been arrested.
He mentioned, “As we speak (Saturday), at about 2:pm, police operatives hooked up to the Command Particular Anti Theft Squad(SARS) arrested Ekwugha Harmless Chinazo ‘m’ aged 25years of Awkuzu, Chidiebere Ogoegbunam ‘m’ aged 24years of Egbu Awkuzu and David Nnaemeka ‘m’ aged 19years of similar deal with.
“The suspects had on the 13/9/2020 (final Sunday) lured a 24 years outdated woman residing at St Michael hostel, Unizik Short-term website, Awka below the pretext of securing her a magnificence make up job.
“They picked her up at Ukpo junction alongside Enugu- Onitsha Expressway and took her to an remoted constructing at Awkuzu the place they allegedly r.a.p.e.d the sufferer repeatedly whereas in captivity for 2 days regardless of accumulating a ransom of 4 hundred thousand Naira(#400,000) from her family.
“The suspects have voluntarily confessed to the crime and the sufferer was taken to the hospital for medical examination.
Investigations are nonetheless ongoing after which suspects could be delivered to e-book,” he mentioned.