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Police rescue kidnapped female oil mogul in Lagos

22 April 2015, Lagos – 62-year-old oil mogul, Kudirat Adebayo, who was abducted at Elemoro area of Lagos State, by a gang of kidnappers, has been rescued by operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, Lagos.

Policemen1Vanguard gathered that the victim who was kidnapped six days ago, while inspecting the construction of her new petrol fuel station, in Ibeju Lekki, Lagos was, rescued when the kidnappers attempted to collect a N3million ransom from the victim’s family.

Sources disclosed that a member of gang, Niyi Omosola, a native of Ondo State, was arrested with severe bullet injuries, when SARS operatives led by SP Abba Kyari, engaged the gang of kidnappers in an gun duel as they made attempts to rescue the victim.

It was further gathered that, Omosola, reported led SARS operatives to a deep forest in Epe area of the state where the victim was rescued alive.

Spokesman of the Lagos State Police Command, DSP Ken Nwosu, while confirming the report said the suspect was subsequently rushed to hospital where he was confirmed dead.

He added that one double barrel pistol with two expended and six cartridges were recovered from the suspect.

Nnwosu also said efforts are being made to apprehend other members of the gang.

– Vanguard

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