Anambra State Police Command have rescued an abducted 14 years old girl held in captivity for 27 days in Ogidi, Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra state.
The suspects had on the 12/1/2020 allegedly kidnapped the 14 year old girl in Onitsha and took her to an undisclosed location and raped her severally.
According to a statement issued by command image maker SP Haruna Mohammed and made available to news men in Awka, Anambra state capital on Monday,the rescued girl had been held hostage and allegedly defiled severally by the suspects.
The suspects are Onyemechi Aniobi aged 23years,Elochukwu Okudo aged 25 years and, Miss. Pauline Elechi aged 24 years
According to Mohammed,on the 8/2/2020 at about 5:30pm,the Command Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS)trailed and arrested the suspects at their hideout in Ogidi.
He ,however said that, on the 30/1/2020, the syndicate contacted the victim’s mother through SMS and demanded for ransom of N10,000,000, which was later reduced downward after much pleading by the mother.
The police image maker,said that the suspects equally sent a first Bank account number 3120904371 bearing one John Blessing to the victim’s parent to pay the ransom.
Meanwhile, he disclosed that the victim had been taken to the hospital for medical examination.
He further added that the case is still under investigation after which suspects would be charged to court .