Man kidnaps friend at a birthday party
A man named Prince Agorom who allegedly kidnapped his Facebook friend and demanded ransom has been nabbed by the Abia state police command
According to Vanguard, Ozoemelam who stays in Ugorji street, Aba, told the police how he met Johnson on Facebook and After having a conversation with him which lasted a few days,He was invited to a birthday party by Johnson.
The venue of the party was at Ibegbulam Street, Omuma Road area, Aba. When he showed up at the birthday party, he was physically assaulted and forced to surrender his personal items including his mobile phone which was later used by the kidnappers to call Ozoemelam’s senior brother They demaned a ransom of N5m from Ozoemelam’s senior brother.
Ozoemelam managed to escape from his kidnappers’ lair at midnight and went to police station to report.
The Abia State Commissioner of Police, Mr Leye Oyebade confirmed the report and Policemen moved to arrest the leader of the kidnapping gang Prince Agorom.
Agorom reportedly confessed to being the leader of the gang to the police and the police are presently on the hunt for the other suspects.