Police, vigilantes kill kidnappers, rescue victims in Niger
Three suspected kidnappers were gunned down during a fire exchange between them, the Police and vigilantes in Lapai Local Government Area of Niger State.
It was gathered that the figh followed a report that the suspects had kidnapped three women to an unknown locations.
As a result of which, the police and vigilante group in the are mobilized into the forest in order to rescue the victims.
DAILY POST learnt the team trailed the Kidnappers to a forest near Fapo village, where they engaged them in a fierce fight that resulted in the killing of the Kidnappers and the eventual rescue of the victims.
Confirming the incident, the State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Wasiu Abiodun, said based on credible information received that unknown gunmen kidnapped three victims at different locations and took them to an unknown destination, the police and vigilantes lunched a manhunt to save the abductees.
He said the hoodlums were trailed to…