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RIVERS: Police detain kidnap kingpin, others

THE Rivers State Police Command, including infamous kidnapping kingpin Princewill Orlu was today arrested and paraded alongside several suspects.

Orlu’s camp is believed to be located in the state’s Emohua Local Government Area (LGA).

The commissioner of police, Nwonyi Emeka, confirmed the arrests during a press conference at the state police headquarters in Port Harcourt adding that the detainees were detained by his men on suspicion of them engaging in a variety of illegal activities.

The CP provided specifics of how his team had pursued and apprehended the individuals, as well as how they found illegal weapons in their possessions.

Among the other suspects detained were Adebayo Anu, Ikpendu Ibeche, Olu Gabriel, Godtime Samuel, and Thankgod Wori.

Some of the suspects who spoke to newsmen gave varying accounts of their involvement in the crimes for which the police arrested them.

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