Police place N30m bounty on notorious kidnap kingpin, Evans

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Police in , yesterday, placed a N30 million bounty on the head of wanted notorious kidnapper, identified simply as Evans. The state’s Commissioner of , , told newsmen yesterday, “we are encouraging Nigerians to blow the whistle on this kidnapper.
“Whoever blows the whistle that will lead to his arrest will get a N30 million reward, as stated by the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris.” .
 
Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command had traced the wanted kidnapper to his hideout at Igando area of Lagos last Friday, but he fled before their arrival, abandoning a catchment of arms. .
 
The recovered arms included four AK-47 riffles; two automatic pistols; four magazines loaded with 60 rounds of ammunitions each; 1,272 ammunition, 59 AK-47 ammunition; a police bullet-proof vest; a Toyota Hiace bus, suspected to be the gang’s operational vehicle, and a motorcycle. .
 
However, he disclosed that two suspects, who were later arrested, confessed to be members of Evan’s kidnap gang. Owoseni said: “Evans has been on the wanted list of the Police in Anambra, Edo and Lagos states, for four years. .
 
The suspects arrested have given us valuable information, which the Command is working on to ensure that he is apprehended by all means."

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  1. Bright Meek Phronesis Odei

    May 17, 2017 at 6:46 pm

    Evans must be arrested. Just look at what the police recovered from his hideout. Oh dear Lord.